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Director of Student Activities and Leadership

Thinking Ahead to the Fall: Transitioning into New Student Leadership Positions

Have you been tapped (officially or unofficially) to take over a club, organization, or position of leadership for next year? Perhaps you’re one of the newest members of Students’ Council or Honor Council? Or newly appointed, or elected, member of a committee, team, or student org?

If so – Congratulations!

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Your Leadership Certificate – How to keep up with your Audit Form

Hello February!

Spring Semester is already in full swing (break is only 5 weeks away), so if you have not yet gotten involved with the Rufus M. Jones Institute for Leadership (RMJIL) in some capacity, what are you waiting for!?!? Check out the website, consider applying to the Leadership Board (applications will be sent out this week), and keep checking Haverticket for the chance to sign up for a spot at the Multicultural Etiquette Dinner we’ll host later this Spring. Last year RMJIL co-sponsored an East Asian (primarily Chinese) Etiquette dinner, with ISA and the Office of Multicultural Affairs. That event provided students with the opportunity to learn to eat with chopsticks and familiarize themselves with a new culture. This time around, the dinner will focus on countries and cultures that eat with their hands!

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Leadership at Haverford – Get Involved!

Hello Sophomores!

Hopefully you are preparing to have a restful and restorative Thanksgiving Break, spend a few days catching up on work/sleep/Netflix, and also check in on the “What Now?” tab of this blog, to make sure you’ve kept up with the many other offerings available to you throughout the year! Several wonderful leadership building opportunities within the Haverford Community are coming up pretty soon after you return that you (and/or your friends) might want to start thinking about!

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“80% of Success is Showing Up” – Woody Allen

Hello Sophomores! Welcome back!

Hopefully you’ve had some time to unpack and settle into your new rooms! As you readjust to life at Haverford College, this time without the built-in support that the Customs Program provides, perhaps you’re wondering how to branch out, meet more of your peers, or find good advice on navigating sophomore year. There are three things that I suggest you do this month that will ease your transition: Continue reading “80% of Success is Showing Up” – Woody Allen