It’s beautiful isn’t it? To really try to see people we are working with, to realize that at the end of the day we all go home to something and it will affect us in our work life whether we want it to or not. Life isn’t black and white, it’s complex and messy, and the sooner we realize that each person has a struggle, a disability, and pain we can hopefully treat each other with the respect we would want in return.
“Collaboration leads to innovation” is a phrase I learned here at Illinois Tech during my freshman year. So why is there such a lack of collaboration between departments within the University, and what can we do to improve it? The un-workshop session helped break communication barriers and encourage collective collaboration.
The fourth semester of the Dragon Slayer: Designing YOUR Future IPRO ended this week with another set of outstanding final projects designed to help the Illinois Tech student community. Two teams were asked to choose a student demographic and create a tangible
Today, more than ever, we are faced with many decisions in our daily lives. Just in our careers we are faced with decisions like what college should we attend, what should we major in, what classes should we take, who
Over the next several weeks, we’ll dive into each of the 34 strengths of the CliftonStrengths assessment. Read more to learn about the Adaptability and Significance strengths.
Illinois Tech is home to 7 fraternities, 3 sororities, and 1 governing council. Each month, the presidents gather at President Round Table (PRT) meetings. This month’s topic focused on understanding their unique talents using the CliftonStrengths assessment.
Over the next nine weeks, we’ll dive into each of the 34 strengths of the CliftonStrengths assessment. Read more to learn about the Achiever and WOO (Winning Others Over) strengths.
Over the past two years, Career Services has helped nearly 600 students develop their natural talents using the CliftonStrengths assessment. Read more for an introduction to the tool and follow along in the upcoming weeks as we explore each strength in more detail.
For all of them, their lives will never be quite the same. And even for the rest of us, the impact is palpable in our everyday lives and relationships.
How can we best remember and honor these victims? One answer is that we – every one of us – make sure that we achieve the lives that are forever denied to these seventeen victims. And this means achieving the success, happiness, and meaningful education, career, family, and social goals that we strive to reach in the future.
Seeking high-achieving students for a college access program! The Illinois Tech Global Leaders Program (GLP) is celebrating a strong year of leadership development, academic enrichment and professional mentorship. The application is now open for current high school sophomores; share this information with talented, motivated high school sophomores and their families and nominate a student! Read more.