The Speaker’s Voice

Not All Heroes Wear Capes

Not All Heroes Wear Capes

Not All Heroes Wear Capes They say not all heroes wear capes. And they’re right. Heroes come in all forms. Some flashier than others. Some who look like you or me. Each unique in their own way. But the one thing all heroes have in common is their ability to stand up...

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Finding Your Stakeholders

Finding Your Stakeholders

In both our Finding Your Why and Council Surge Interactive Workshops, we talk about the importance of working with stakeholders. Stakeholders help us as leaders realize our potential, make meaning of our experiences, and achieve our goals. But, many times, we only...

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The Importance of a International Pronouns Day

The Importance of a International Pronouns Day

Hi, my name is Victoria Alexander, I use she/her/hers pronouns, and today is International Pronouns Day! International Pronouns Day began in 2018 and is celebrated on the third Wednesday of October. International Pronouns Day seeks to make respecting, sharing, and...

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Stop the Spread of Contempt

Stop the Spread of Contempt

After you watch this short video, take a moment to review these reflection questions. Social change and creating inclusive spaces are dependent on each of us doing the personal work to show up more compassionately each and every day. Remember I’m in this process...

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We Absolutely Matter

We Absolutely Matter

Watch this important message from Sam Hyun about the AAPI Community and why the Absolutely Matter.  Learn more about Sam and his programs visit...

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Managing The Red Zone

Managing The Red Zone

A widely discussed concept, the Red Zone refers to the first six to ten weeks of the Fall semester when an estimated 50% of campus sexual assaults occur. When considering the Red Zone this upcoming Fall 2021 semester, it is vital to recognize that unique circumstances...

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Fall 2021: Lessons From My Family Vacation

Fall 2021: Lessons From My Family Vacation

This summer I had the opportunity to go on a family vacation to Jackson, WY. The combination of people, views, amazing national parks, and wildlife (read: no cell phone service for four days) created an environment where you couldn’t help but just be present and take...

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