Today’s Words of Wisdom: A Mother’s Love…

I am who I am today because of the guidance, dedication, devotion, and sometimes heavy handed lessons, that I received from the many mothers in my life.  I learned a long time ago that life’s journey is only as rich

Tagged with: , , , , , ,
Posted in Family, Inspiration and Motivation, Love

Today’s Words of Wisdom: Love is

Today’s Words of Wisdom are inspired by a video I watched a few weeks back (included below).  I have been reflecting a good amount on friendship and unconditional love after recently considering ending a longtime friendship.  As I have grown

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Family, Inspiration and Motivation, Love

To Procrastinate or Not to Procrastinate

As we approach the end of the semester I feel the stress levels rising all around me. You can always tell the student who has been on top of his/her studies throughout the semester from those who have not based

Tagged with: , ,
Posted in Inspiration and Motivation, Student Affairs

Today’s Word of Wisdom: Service is…

Service is the rent we pay for the privilege of living on this earth.  –Shirley Chisholm, member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. One thing that truly motivates and re-energizes me is serving others.  I have been committed to community

Tagged with: , , , , , , ,
Posted in Inspiration and Motivation, Service

25 Books and Movies that will change your life!

I love most things that involve stories, especially when they are inspirational.  I found a fabulous list of books and movies to inspire.  While I have read and watched most of them, there are a few that I haven’t.  Guess

Posted in Inspiration and Motivation

Today’s Words of Wisdom: The Grass is Greener…

Image of green nature

Today’s words of wisdom are sparked by the need to help motivate my Resident Assistant Staff. For those of you that work in education, specifically the collegiate environment, you know that the last four to six weeks of the academic

Tagged with: , , , , ,
Posted in Inspiration and Motivation, Student Affairs

Student Affairs Spotlight: Can You Wear More Than One Hat in a Silo?

I am a follower of the Student Affair’s Feature on Twitter, @SA_feature.  Yesterday the blog featured a wonderful post on the affects of silos in Student Affairs departments and becoming functional area experts.  I mean the article is almost word

Tagged with: , , , ,
Posted in Student Affairs

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 2,502 other followers

Follow me on Twitter
Instagram: @tbarnes41
Happy Founders’ Day to my sorors of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc🔺Celebrating 107 years of sisterhood, scholarship, and service! 🔺16 years in and I am still as humbled today as the day I joined to be able to share in this illustrious sisterhood with so many phenomenal women🔺 Here’s to spending some quality time reminiscing with the @apalachinalumnaedst sorors. I love my D in front of my S in front of my T, my D-S-T! #DST107 #DST1913 #redalert #BlackGirlMagic #BlackWomenLead #J13
Happy Founders’ Day to my sorors of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc🔺Celebrating 107 years of sisterhood, scholarship, and service! 🔺16 years in and I am still as humbled today as the day I joined to be able to share in this illustrious sisterhood with so many phenomenal women🔺 Here’s to a few of my favorite Delta moments from 2019 part 2. #DST107 #DST1913 #redalert #BlackGirlMagic #BlackWomenLead #J13
Happy Founders’ Day to my sorors of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc🔺Celebrating 107 years of sisterhood, scholarship, and service! 🔺16 years in and I am still as humbled today as the day I joined to be able to share in this illustrious sisterhood with so many phenomenal women🔺 Here’s to a few of my favorite Delta moments from 2019 part 1. #DST107 #DST1913 #redalert #BlackGirlMagic #BlackWomenLead #J13
Happy Birthday Chi. Missing and thinking about you today. You would have been 38 years young. While you are not with us in the physical, I know you are with me in spirit. Until we meet again, love you LS!
Kicking off 2020 celebrating my soror @ladyangela124 and Aviva Friedman at their Binghamton City Council Swearing-In Ceremony. Congrats to our new Councilwomen. #NewYear2020 #2020Vision #Roadto2020 #BlackWomenLead #DST1913
Happy Kwanzaaa Day 1: Umoja.
🎶Oh Christmas Tree, Oh Christmas Tree. How lovely are your branches.🎶 A little holiday cookie decorating fun.
Truth. There have been so many times that I went to sleep exhausted and woke up exhausted. It wasn't my body that needed rest, it was my soul; my mind... emotions. Pre-order @NonaNotNora's book to read more today! #SuccessBeginsWithin #NonaJones #GreatReads #GoodReads
Just because my curls were poppin’... 🤷🏽‍♀️💁🏽‍♀️ #selfie #NaturalHair #curlyhair #myblackisbeautiful
Good times with great people while doing a little philanthropy at the annual @apalachinalumnaedst “Harlem Renaissance” Scholarship Gala this weekend. • • • The group shots. “I slept and dreamt that life was joy. I awoke and saw that life was service. I acted and behold, service was joy.” — #RabindranathTagore • • • #DST1913 #HolidaySeason #Service #HarlemRenaissance #MyBlackIsBeautiful #Selfie
#WednesdayWisdom: Past pain can become the filter through which we see everything in our lives. And this is why gratefulness is necessary to get free from hurt. There is always something to be grateful for; even in the midst of our deepest sorrow. @NonaNotNora writes about this in her book Success from the Inside Out. Pre-order your copy today! #SuccessBeginsWithin #NonaJones #GreatReads #GoodReads #wedspiration
Good times with great people while doing a little philanthropy at the annual @apalachinalumnaedst “Harlem Renaissance” Scholarship Gala this weekend. • • • The solo shots. Also got to flex my creative muscle with the homemade period-styled flapper headband. What do you think? • • • #DST1913 #HolidaySeason #Service #HarlemRenaissance #MyBlackIsBeautiful #Selfie
Archives