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The Micro-Impacts of a 20-Something

VISTA VISTA VISTA

Life as an AmeriCorps VISTA has brought me back where my journey here in Oregon began – Roseburg, OR. With it’s sweet, simple, rural charm Roseburg will be my home … Continue reading

January 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

Community Asset Map

This asset map is focused on the community resources that contribute to the health and overall well being of the residents living on Portland State Campus. Throughout this blog, you will find … Continue reading

June 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

Viking Dash Fun Run

To encourage community, health, and to celebrate spring, I was really excited to host a fun run with my RA co-workers. Because of PSU’s urban campus, and the resources we … Continue reading

June 5, 2013 · Leave a comment

Block Party

The Block Party is an annual University Housing and Residence Life Department Program hosted on the West Side of PSU Campus during the Spring Term. Because Portland State’s Residence halls are open … Continue reading

June 5, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Last Supper

The Last Supper was the last large program of the Winter 2013 term. We held it during week 10 (the week before finals week) to help everyone prepare and nourish … Continue reading

June 5, 2013 · Leave a comment

Finals Care Packages

To give my residents a little extra TLC, myself and a few other RA’s combined our funds and time to create finals care packages for all of our residents. It was an … Continue reading

June 5, 2013 · Leave a comment

Weeding the Walk of Heroines

Encouraging some traditional community service, and honing in on the needs of the immediate community, I collaborated with an established gardening group to do some weeding of the gardens around one of the pathways on campus. … Continue reading

June 5, 2013 · Leave a comment