Maddy Saunders makes personal connections to find her path

Major: Sociology & Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Certificate Year: Senior Expected Graduation: May 2019 Hometown: Cincinnati, OH Involvement on Campus: Vice President of Ukulele Club, Secretary of Active Minds, Student Leader at Shively Dining Hall How did you choose Ohio University? When I visited, it was really pretty, and I liked the feeling of walking on … Continue reading Maddy Saunders makes personal connections to find her path

Pepsi Scholars: Workshops Galore

The first half of the semester has been filled with retreats and workshops that have grown the Pepsi Scholars students in a variety of skills and competencies. From self-awareness to intercultural competency, the scholars have worked through tasks and engaged in discussions that grow their skills in these areas and many more. The students were … Continue reading Pepsi Scholars: Workshops Galore

Sara Dowler learns networking skills at Saturday Series

Major: English Literature and Writing Year: Sophomore Expected Graduation: May 2021 Hometown: Columbus, Ohio Involvement on Campus: I am a member of the College of Arts and Sciences Student Ambassadors and a copy editor for Thread Magazine. How did you choose Ohio University? I chose Ohio University because it is one of the few colleges in Ohio … Continue reading Sara Dowler learns networking skills at Saturday Series

CLDC Leadership Skill Series: Interpersonal Development

At the CLDC, we have eight leadership skills that we try and instill in OHIO students. We’ll be featuring a skill every month through an interview with a student ambassador to talk about why each skill is so important. February's CLDC leadership skill is interpersonal development, which is explained by student ambassador Melissa Messman.

Connor Kurek succeeds in New York after his leadership experiences

Major: Broadcast Journalism with Spanish minor Year: Junior Expected Graduation: May 2020 Hometown: Muncie, Indiana Involvement on Campus: WOUB Public Media (Broadcast Journalist and Reporter), Phi Sigma Pi National Honor Fraternity (Brother of the Semester in Fall 2018), Undergrad Admissions Tour Guide, Journalism Ambassador, Young Life, Former Pepsi Scholar (2017), Society of Professional Journalists How did you choose Ohio … Continue reading Connor Kurek succeeds in New York after his leadership experiences

Pepsi Scholars: One’s End is Another’s Beginning

As last year’s Pepsi Scholars begin their first semester as Pepsi Alumni, we invite the newest class to begin their journey as scholars. It is a unique experience to jump from discussing legacies and leaving marks with one group to learning what the new groups top strengths are. Both groups have had exciting beginnings and … Continue reading Pepsi Scholars: One’s End is Another’s Beginning