Have You Ever Gone Ollin?

No, I didn’t spell that incorrectly. Pronounced ALL-in, it is an expression of immense depth that conveys intense and immediate movement. Stemming from the ancient Nahuatl language, Ollin is derived from “yollotl,”meaning heart, and “yolistli,” meaning life. Ollin means to move and act now with all your heart (Taken from Kevin Hall’s book Aspire). Take…

Learners are Earners

“Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school.” I believe what Einstein is really trying to help us understand is that learning should never stop. The real learning comes from the referential experiences we live through that will shape who we are as unique individuals. While speaking at a…

Your Thoughts are Determining Your Future!

It is finals week on campus which means almost every student is cramming their brains with information to make the grades they have aspired to achieve. OR, they could be like me: a finals week veteran. I learned early on in my academia career that it was much easier to work hard throughout the semester…