Saturday is Sunday today… because instead of relaxing tomorrow, I’m relaxing today. That means… blogging. So: Ready to go? Let’s go!
If you’ve been following my tweets this week, you’d notice that I was rather distraught with the state of the Michigan government trashing the rights of the LGBT citizens in this state. While I’m still distraught, I release some of this energy by working to reverse the hatred that seems to permeate Lansing’s political crust: I’ve become an organizer for the Obama 2012 campaign. It’s an interesting and albeit unplanned to the already heavy workload I have as a full-time graduate student with a 24-hour-a-week GA, but it’s worth it. Besides, I’m probably going to need some preparation in learning how to sleep less as I potentially end up in a residential life department next year.
Another positive aspect to joining the OFA #FallFellows11 program is the amount of energy that the professional staff have in supporting the volunteer staff. Here’s the lesson we learned on day one: