Nallely Mejia: Looking Back and Looking Forward

nallelymejia:

Identify how you have achieved/demonstrated a commitment to your short-term (18 months since last September) and long-term goals for giving. Describe the steps you took to be successful. Identify and explain the barriers that you had to overcome or that obstructed your success. Were…

Cassie Fowler: Embracing Abstraction in the Concepts of Success and Failure

cassiefowler:

As I noted in my previous post that reviewed my short term giving goals, I have essentially abandoned the goals I created in September, because I do not believe that these were well formed goals. Thus, I fear my response to this question may be a bit redundant if I answer it strictly. I will…

nallelymejia:

Flower Diagram from “What Colors is Your Parachute?” 
-Nallely Mejia, SIS/CAS ‘14
Upload an information graphic, similar to the graphic on page 120, feel free to be creative with the design. Fill out all the categories that are in each of the 7 petals on your information graphic. It doesn’t have to be a flower but must include all of the categories in the 7 petals.

nallelymejia:

Flower Diagram from “What Colors is Your Parachute?” 

-Nallely Mejia, SIS/CAS ‘14

Upload an information graphic, similar to the graphic on page 120, feel free to be creative with the design. Fill out all the categories that are in each of the 7 petals on your information graphic. It doesn’t have to be a flower but must include all of the categories in the 7 petals.

The Machinery of Night: Strategic Giving

mattmlien:

Giving strategically to homelessness as a cause requires an adept understanding of a local homeless community and its distinct needs. Once those needs are identified, the groups that best deliver services to the homeless in a given are can be identified. As I consider my personal strategic goals,…

Steph.: Youth Homelessness.

stephmvela:

In the book “Almost Home” by Tina Kelley the lives of youths who, unfortunately, have suffered the brunt of life’s worst are chronicled. They are young women and young men who through life’s obstacles have found themselves as another statistic, as a homeless youth. To me, homelessness represents…

KNOW BETTER: How Will I Give With My Short And Long Term Goals?

fddsknowbetter:

What are your short-term (in the next 18 months) and long-term goals for giving and what steps are you taking right now to ensure your success? Are there barriers to your success? If so, are they financial, physical, social/emotional, technical, cultural, and/or political? Please explain….

KNOW BETTER: The Philosophy of Giving

fddsknowbetter:

Question: What are your short-term (in the next 18 months) and long-term goals for giving and what steps are you taking right now to ensure your success? Are there barriers to your success? If so, are they financial, physical, social/emotional, technical, cultural, and/or political? Please…

The Machinery of Night: Giving Goals

mattmlien:

Since coming to AU, my personal and professional development has centered around giving. I’ve tried to learn through giving my time and ideas to various groups on campus and throughout the city as well as surrounding myself with professional givers. I like the idea that I can be successful…

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Cassie Fowler: Giving in the Long and Short Term

cassiefowler:

Having been accepted into the Frederick Douglass Distinguished Scholars Program on the assumption of a commitment to helping underserved communities, I realize it was only a matter of time before I was asked to evaluate my giving goals. Quite frankly, before being assigned this task, I had…

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Steph.: Do Better.

stephmvela:

What are your short-term (in the next 18 months) and long-term goals for giving and what steps are you taking right now to ensure your success? Are there barriers to your success? If so, are they financial, physical, social/emotional, technical, cultural, and/or political? Please explain….

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