The Speaker’s Voice

Elephants & Onions: Peeling Back the Layers

For so many of us, diversity is often the Elephant in the room. We notice differences, we see differences, and we know that differences are there. However, our need to say the right thing and ensure that we are not offensive can create a fear in us that makes us not...

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The Beauty of Belief

The Beauty of Belief

“Belief is so easy we make it hard.” Marilyn Trotter. Marilyn holds a special place near-and-dear in my heart because she is the woman who gave birth to me. My mom has had unprecedented belief in me since day one. In fact, she was the first person who...

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Council Surge: Reflect & Don’t Forget

Council Surge: Reflect & Don’t Forget

 LSummer is an exciting time to enjoy some time away, spend time with loved ones and mentally prepare for the upcoming school year. With some distance from the hustle of the last semester and the everyday grind of leading our organizations, you likely have started to...

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CAMPUSPEAK Welcomes Dr. Walter Kimbrough

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  CAMPUSPEAK Thursday, June 9, 2022 CAMPUSPEAK announced today the addition of Dr. Walter Kimbrough. “On behalf of the entire CAMPUSPEAK Team, we are excited to welcome Dr. Walter Kimbrough to our roster. His experience in higher education,...

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Leading with Fairness

Leading with Fairness

There are many things that leaders, at best, must do. They must communicate well. They must help chart a course toward worthy goals with their vision and set great examples with their work.  Leaders must also be fair to all members of the group. But what does being...

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So You Want to Read About Race?

So You Want to Read About Race?

Over the past couple of years there has been an increase, in my life, of folks asking me for book recommendations. Almost always these requests are asking from the lens of anti-racism work and I am happy to oblige! On anyone’s anti-racism journey it is important to...

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Doing the Work of Nuance

Doing the Work of Nuance

Nuance is “a subtle distinction or variation.”  Effective communication between people that are joined by a mutual endeavor can ensure progress in whatever group we are involved in—Greek groups, student government, the campus or community at large.  In order to have...

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The Essential Conference Checklist

The Essential Conference Checklist

One of the most exciting parts of the spring semester is conference season! Whether you are attending your own organization’s leadership program or a conference like AFLV, NGLA, NACA, SGLA, these programs are great opportunities to understand how you can grow as a...

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