Make no mistake, this is not the end of the Championship Series—not by a long shot. What we have now is an opportunity to improve and strategize.
We’re just a little over halfway through the NIRSA Championship Series season, and a lot has happened since we last talked.
This time of year, I’m reminded of someone who’s a leader within the Championship Series as well as an excellent mentor and even better friend. Her name is Sarah Fain, and she is loved.
Our Championship Series crew's keeping the heat on its charges and goals for the year. The work team chairs have already begun meeting with their teams to work on improving some aspects of the Series.
So I’m curious. Can you explain what you do, what you love, and your biggest passion in life in eight seconds or less? Seems difficult, right? Try it for yourself.
Our exec and work teams are ready to perform this year’s concerto, and we want to include you in it. You have the ability to volunteer, the opportunity to support, and the power to influence.
As your life may be beginning to change, remember that doors never truly close. We have the ability to make choices—such as maintaining communication with our friends and taking time to reflect on our memories.
In the final month of NIRSA leadership with the Student Leadership Team and the Member Network, I find myself nearing a lot of goodbyes as I am sure most of you are as well.
This issue of NIRSA Student Leader’s Notes is the final installment of the anthology of student leadership lessons that I began back in July.
Think intentionally about how you can amplify your individual experience. You may think about it through a professional, academic, or personal lens. What are you going to do this year that will amplify your life?