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
As Finals Week draws near and the holiday season sweeps across Athens, the Pepsi Scholars program congratulates and says farewell to another outstanding group of students. At the end of every fall semester, the 12 scholars that have grown and developed over the course of the year make a pledge to continue leadership on campus. … Continue reading Pepsi Scholars: A Thank You to the Class of 2018!
As fall semester starts to wrap up, students are busy finishing their classes and gearing up for winter break. This is also the perfect time to catch up on professional goals, and the CLDC is here to engage and help students complete these goals. Here are three ways students can get involved before the semester … Continue reading Three ways to utilize the CLDC before fall semester ends
This year has marked some exciting expansions to the Career and Leadership Development Center’s Career Closet – expansions that will allow a growing number of students to be able to access professional clothes. At the beginning of fall semester, the College of Business donated all items from a career closet that was formerly held within the college to the CLDC. Around the same … Continue reading New donations allow Career Closet to expand
Every year, the Pepsi Scholars get to spend a weekend reconnecting and bonding as a team through a fun retreat. This year, our fall retreat took place in Columbus, Ohio! The scholars were excited to spend the weekend together and participate in fun activities that built and reflecting upon their leadership and teamwork. To kick … Continue reading Pepsi Scholars fly, escape, and volunteer on weekend retreat in Columbus
The Career and Leadership Development Center at Ohio University has so many resources to help students with their career paths and professional development. The Handshake website helps students find jobs, search career events on campus and connect with students and professionals, but the app makes it easy for students to use all of these features … Continue reading Monthly Resource: Handshake App
This fall, the 12 students that were selected as freshman to be a part of the Pepsi Scholars program will return for their final semester with the program. In the spring, the students focused on leadership and individual development by participating in workshops that grew their strength and collaboration as a team. Now, their attention … Continue reading Effecting Change in Athens through Pepsi Scholars