Tutoring as a way to give back

Tutoring as a way to give back

This semester, our student leaders have been working closely with five tutors from the University of Nebraska. Students are welcome to stop in three days per week to receive academic help. We intervie
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Meet Mary!

Meet Mary!

We encourage all Lead Up Leaders to utilize LinkedIn to leverage the power of networks. We asked Junior Leader Mary some questions about the career ambitions listed on her LinkedIn profile, here’s wha
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Leading with Kindness Challenge

Leading with Kindness Challenge

On February 14, 2018, 14 students and 3 staff members were killed by a gunman at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. Lead Up students were horrified by this act of violence and decided to take actio...
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Friday Night at the Theater

Friday Night at the Theater

The snow was just beginning to fly as we gathered with our leaders at Nebraska Wesleyan University’s theater to enjoy a performance of Peter and the Starcatcher. For some, it was the first time they...
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#thankyourmentor

#thankyourmentor

Maybe it’s a comedown from the holiday season, or the bitter temperatures we’ve experienced this month that have kept me indoors, but I find I’m actually taking note of those silly “national days” tha...
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Leading Up into 2018

Leading Up into 2018

Ah…the New Year.  That unique time when we are focused on reflections on the past and thinking about where we want to be in the future. For those of us in the “college business” January marks not a
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Give to Lincoln Day- May 18th!

GIVE TO LINCOLN DAY IS MAY 18th! Lead Up is changing the way we empower our youth to succeed. Be a part of something new! Give today through May 18th and your donation will be proportionally matched b...
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College-bound? Do this now!

There is a tremendous reservoir of information available to students in the last steps of preparing for college during the senior year. Reliable sources exploring how to prepare applications, choose a
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Scholar Spotlight: Sara

Sara is a junior, she likes many of her classes this semester, but she continues to focus heavily on her art classes and her art in general, as she is hoping to take as many art classes as she can, ev
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Meet Our Americorps GO! Team!

Antwane- Community Resource Coodinator Most of who I am can be traced back to my upbringing. I am the youngest for four (1 girl, 3 boys) to a single mom who did everything in her power to make sure
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