For three soon-to-be Central Michigan University alumni, classroom and extracurricular leadership roles have transformed the way they look at life and helped them carve a career path that combines interests and disciplines.
These students have embraced opportunities for hands-on learning in and out of the classroom — from getting involved in global health advocacy to providing dance therapy at a local nursing home. They are each shining examples of the university's commitment to give back to the community.
The trio of undergraduate and graduate students also has a few pieces of advice for current and prospective CMU Chippewas as they prepare for their next chapters. Read their stories below.