To me goals are meant to be reached, almost like a promise to one’s self that they will make themselves a better person one step at a time.
Tell us a little about yourself:
Name: Nichole Jenks
School you attend: Western Michigan University
Status in school: sophomore
Major: Social Work
Where are you from: Mt. Pleasant
Personal: Meet the president of the United States and get a car.
Professional: Get an internship in my field of study. Work with youth and alumni of care and assist them in transitioning to independence.
Michigan Youth Oppurtunities Initiative, Mentors, Siblings, and my Campus coach.
Boom Boom Pow by the Black Eyed Peas, because the bass in the song is fantastic and it’s just a great song all together.
I stay motivated by always remembering why I set the goal. To me goals are meant to be reached, almost like a promise to one’s self that they will make themselves a better person one step at a time.
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