January 18, 2012
Well, it's here. The year 2012. The start of a new calendar year. The start of a new academic term in grad school and the Fisher MLHR program.
June 10, 2011
For my last official blog, I thought the it would be cool to give the 'likes' and 'dislikes' of my first year of graduate school. It is always rewarding to take a moment and reflect over the year. The most obvious (and notable) fact is how fast the first year of grad school went by. It's hard to believe I am already starting my summer internship when it seems like yesterday I arrived at Gerlach Hall for my first day of orientation. With all that said, let us begin our journey down memory lane.My disclaimer: these are the expressed written thou
May 27, 2011
For the last couple of weeks, I have had to be "on guard" against the temptations to shirk (Thank you, Prof. Chuck S.
May 12, 2011
On Friday, May 6, 2011, more than 25+ 1st and 2nd MLHRs headed out to Summit Vision in Westerville, OH. For those of you who aren't familiar with Summit Vision, Inc., check out their website. For me, I think the best thing about Summit Vision is the unique way each of us (individually and as a group) can learn about essential skills such as trust, leadership, communication and decision-marking through outdoor team building activities.The first activity I got to do was the "zip line". This was my very first time ever doing a high rope activity. I'll a
May 06, 2011
When I began my graduate studies at Ohio State University in the Fall 2010, I was encouraged by my school counselor to register with The Office of Disability Services. At first, I was a bit standoff-ish towards the idea to register because I didn't think that I would ever benefit from it. In all honesty, my initial hesitance was really driven by some previous bad experiences with these types of services and so, in theory, I decided it wouldn't be any different here. Of course, I was wrong. Like many veterans who have been deployed to Iraq or Afghanistan,