Category: Service & The Greater Good

Jamie For Jamaica ’16

I have chosen to study abroad in Jamaica in January, 2016. Here is my philosophy behind studying abroad: I have chosen to study abroad because of the amount of time I will be working directly with members of a different culture. Intercultural communication is very important to me, hence why …read more

Source: The Wild and Wonky Write Ups of Jamie Mahoney

Leadershape 2015

Leadershape. What to say about Leadershape. Everyone I have ever talked to was never able to explain it. For some reason, I am able to explain it precisely. However, if you would like to know what Leadershape entails, please reach out to me. Otherwise, I am going to focus on …read more

Source: The Wild and Wonky Write Ups of Jamie Mahoney

Perfect Timing

I anxiously awaited my blogger login to begin telling the world all about my AMAZING adventures at Elmhurst College. Today could not be a more perfect day to blog about. Yesterday I just returned home from the Habitat for Humanity Alternative Spring Break Trip to Charlotte, North Carolina. It was …read more

Source: The Wild and Wonky Write Ups of Jamie Mahoney

Leadership 101

hello lovelies!

So, if you have been following the bloggers you may notice that leadership is a “thing” on campus; One wouldn’t be shocked to find out that every other student has multiple leadership roles on campus. From greek life, to honor societies, cultural organizations and everything in between. Why …read more

Source: A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Frick Center

Habitat for Humanity – Not Just a House, a Home

I couldn’t have wished for a better spring break. Rather than staying at home and spending all of my free time constantly sleeping, eating, and avoiding all homework, I decided to involve myself to service and the greater good. Before my spring break trip to Louisiana with Habitat for Humanity, …read more

Source: Dancing Through Life

IGNITE Cultural Retreat 2014

The I.G.N.I.T.E. Intercultural retreat was an eye-opening experience. It was a weekend in Oregon, IL with Elmhurst College students from various backgrounds and interest groups who shared their stories, beliefs, and dreams. All was for the idea of embracing diversity and it’s benefits to the college campus. We delved into …read more

Source: In the Shoes of Ralph Dela Cruz

Jamaica Bound!

It seems like so much is happening all at one time – finals, Christmas, and the New Year. 2013 is finally coming to an end, but this does not mean that I am going to be any less busy; I have no break in store for me. Only five …read more

Source: Dancing Through Life