Student Stories

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Seth Caines

Hanover Park, IL

I gained different experiences from the two different organizations, but both have elevated me as a student and a future worker.

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Sarah Carlson

Rapid City, SD

Campus Recreation has helped develop me into the strong and confident woman I am today.

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Cameron Collier

Marysville, KS

The amount of connection that you make through ASUN is insane but also the friendships that you have are near and dear.

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Danielle Higgins

Dalton, NE

Being a member of a sorority has allowed me to become more confident in myself.

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Taylor Jarvis

Lincoln, NE

The communications skills that I’ve been able to develop have really allowed me to set myself apart in internships.

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Ellie Russell

ASUN was incredibly impactful not just in friendships but in learning about leadership in general.

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Christina Trinh

Lincoln, NE

ASUN has really helped me figure out who I want to be as an up and coming professional.

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Hunter Godina

Saint Charles, IL

When I started college, I didn’t know much about suicide prevention or about mental health and advocacy in general.

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Batool Ibrahim

Lincoln, NE

I think the moment where my leadership and experiences as a student all honed together to really launch was when I founded the BSU Care Bags initiative.

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Clarissa Mason

I think the most transformational experience for me has been the peer mentor position for the Learning Communities. It’s allowed me to work with students in a much deeper, personal environment than I have before.

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Alex Neill

My favorite student experience with leadership that I’ve been able to take part of has probably been the student advisory board for the housing committee.

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Alexis Goodenberger

I like to think that the amount of effort you put in is the amount of experience that you’ll get out of it.

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Lydia Hoffman

Serving as the president of the Residence Hall Association has led me to grow as a leader, mentor and friend.

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Emily Austin

There is something so special about being able to give advice and knowledge to create a community of students.

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Madison Maloney

One on-campus experience has definitely been the learning communities peer mentor—learning all those soft skills like communication, critical thinking, and problem-solving are just so versatile and vital to the workforce and post-grad.