At the end of the semester, the Pepsi Scholars attended the Collegiate Leadership Competition for the second year in a row. Our twelve students were split into two teams and were asked to try their best on a series of leadership activities that challenged different skills and knowledge. On Friday, April 12, the students piled … Continue reading Pepsi Scholars: Ready, Set, Lead!
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
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!
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: Fall Retreat helps scholars bond and connect
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 Pepsi Scholars: Effecting Change in Athens
Pepsi Scholars at Ohio University is first-year leadership program and scholarship for freshman students to explore their leadership development through four phases. It is designed to effect positive changes in themselves, others, society, and campus. The four phases are Establish, Empower, Effect, and Evolve. The first two are done in the first semester and second … Continue reading Pepsi Scholars: Establish, Empower, Effect and Evolve