When asked why it’s important for the university to honor its student veterans, Graduate Employee Veterans Program Coordinator Samantha Roberts paused to carefully craft her response. She explained a part of appreciating veterans is choosing the right words when describing veterans since they are often associated with being broken and people fail to see how […]Read More “My fellow Americans” includes everyone
To celebrate the Halloween season we invited our local miracle kids and their families from PeaceHealth Sacred Heart Medical Center at RiverBend trick-or-treating on greek row during University of Oregon’s Greek Week 2017. I produced and edited this video as a call to action for those to support our local Children’s Miracle Network Hospital by […]Read More Dance Marathon Trick-or-Treating!
It’s early morning on Spencer’s Butte and Claire Kiss is perched on a boulder. She watches as the sky slowly lightens up, like blue watercolor spreading on a blank page. Kiss takes a pen and a sheet of paper from her backpack. With a click of the pen, she uses the boulder as her desk […]Read More Turning Point of Claire Kiss
I spent the morning with the volunteer organization, Friends of Trees, based in Eugene. Their mission is to create greener and more sustainable neighborhoods in the Eugene area. Trees guarantee many benefits, such as providing oxygen, offering shade, increasing property value and decreasing air and soil pollution. Trees contain what some scientists refer to as […]Read More Friends of Trees