By Kaitlin Aston, AMS Mentor It’s 8:42pm, and you’re sitting on the edge of your bed, staring at the end-of-the-year project, doctrinal statement, and 10-page research project that all are due at midnight… and you haven’t started any of them. … Continue reading Be Your Most Productive Self
Lissa Phillips, AMS Mentor We’ve hit the end of the semester, the time when you’re ready for assignments to finish and summer to come. You’re just relaxing in chapel, trying to procrastinate the inevitable, when a slide catches your eye. … Continue reading Let’s Be Smart About This
By Travis Drayton, Academic Mentor Enter: Neutron Jack In 1981, a gentleman by the name of Jack Welch became the youngest Chairman and CEO of a company called General Electric. He was a polarizing leader, known for his tenacious governance … Continue reading How Not to Value Your Team
By Lauren Witman, Writing Mentor You are casually scrolling through a media website when suddenly an article pops up titled, “15 Foods That Are Slowly Killing You – #9 Will Shock You”. You try to resist the temptation to click … Continue reading Fake News
By Briana Stolzfus, Writing Mentor A.W. Tozer once said, “When you kill time, remember that it has no resurrection.” While time management is a major determiner of success, we can sometimes become so busy managing our time that we forget … Continue reading What if You Had Three Extra Hours a Day?
By Briana Stolzfus, Writing Mentor Malcolm Gladwell, a speaker, author and journalist for the New York Times, believes that the art of storytelling is stronger than theorizing. And he’s probably right. Stories have the power to encode a thought or … Continue reading Calling All Fiction Writers – Because the Ally Center Still Believes in the Power of a Story
By Summer Weaver, Writing Mentor The concept of self-care is increasing in popularity, especially among college students. With this increasing popularity comes increasing debate. Many individuals believe that the idea and practice of self-care is selfish. Christians are called to … Continue reading Is Self-Care Biblical?
By Emily O’Neill, Writing Mentor We naturally assume that worshipping God means singing, reading the Bible, or praying – and that’s true! Those are all ways that we can worship God; however, we must not limit our perception of worship … Continue reading Attitudes of Worship
By Mr. Tyler Gehman, Disability Services Coordinator, For Focus “No man is an island, entire of itself; Every man is a piece of the continent, a part of the main.” John Donne, from Devotions Upon Emergent Occasions, Meditation 17 … Continue reading Interdependence
By Joy Trumbull, Writing Center Mentor Jesus died for our sins and rose from the grave. These ten words are the driving force behind a Christian’s life. The gospel affects how we spend our time, how we treat others, and … Continue reading Gospel-Centered Writing