Youths Helped by City Year Program

April 14, 2011 Jaleesa Baulkman 0

Deborah Walnicki, a first-year sociology major and alumnus of City Year program, said she decided to send in an application to City Year, a non-profit organization that offers full-time service to young adults, after hearing an advertisement for the organization on National Public Radio. “Volunteering and education are two things I’m very passionate about and when I heard that I could have the opportunity to make a difference I decided to apply,” said Walnicki. City Year is a government funded, Americorp organization that offers young adults between the […]

Fashion All Day and Night

April 14, 2011 Amanda Grappone 0

A swarm of people occupied the halls of the Student Union patiently waiting for the multipurpose room doors to open. Beyond those doors were the members of Jam Asia, finalizing the setup for their annual “Culture and Fashion Show” on Friday, April 8. “[The event] is essentially a week-long celebration of the Asian culture, through the talents of our students in the areas of fashion, dance and other performances,” said Kristine Rose, the public relations officer for the organization. This year’s show aimed to help rebuild communities in […]