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Consumers Are Only Hope at Solving Pet Overpopulation (by Cas O-Rourke)

Proposal Argument Every eight seconds, a shelter animal is euthanized. This means more than 10,000 animals are put to sleep every day. Only a shocking 10% of shelter animals come in spayed or neutered (Hendrick&co). We–the consumers–are the biggest contributors

Consumers Are Only Hope at Solving Pet Overpopulation (by Cas O-Rourke)

Proposal Argument Every eight seconds, a shelter animal is euthanized. This means more than 10,000 animals are put to sleep every day. Only a shocking 10% of shelter animals come in spayed or neutered (Hendrick&co). We–the consumers–are the biggest contributors

Open School & the Technology Gap (by Peter, Sully, Jhovany, and Aaron)

The Open School East serves over 130 students currently and is projected to serve a population of 270 students in the upcoming years. This population is made up of bright, promising, engaged students who need something more than they would

Open School & the Technology Gap (by Peter, Sully, Jhovany, and Aaron)

The Open School East serves over 130 students currently and is projected to serve a population of 270 students in the upcoming years. This population is made up of bright, promising, engaged students who need something more than they would

A Call to Help for Undocumented Immigrants (by Huong Nguyen)

Becoming Informed: A Proposal According to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), among the many immigrants living in the U.S., between 11.5 to 12 million of them are illegal immigrants. However, the presence of these people has caused a tremendous

A Call to Help for Undocumented Immigrants (by Huong Nguyen)

Becoming Informed: A Proposal According to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), among the many immigrants living in the U.S., between 11.5 to 12 million of them are illegal immigrants. However, the presence of these people has caused a tremendous

The Forgotten NonProfit: Raising Salaries (by Jack Bello)

  Introduction My community theme that I worked with this term was education, specifically in the field of non-profit childcare facilities. Over several years, I have worked with a childcare facility called Charis kids, and I worked with their pre-school

The Forgotten NonProfit: Raising Salaries (by Jack Bello)

  Introduction My community theme that I worked with this term was education, specifically in the field of non-profit childcare facilities. Over several years, I have worked with a childcare facility called Charis kids, and I worked with their pre-school

What Is More Effective In Reducing Food Insecurity In Oregon: Food Banks or Community Gardens? (by Hannah Halford)

Introduction: I am not an anomaly when it comes to my interest in wanting to help others that are disadvantaged by poverty and as a result are “food insecure”. Food insecurity is defined by the USDA as “is a household-level

What Is More Effective In Reducing Food Insecurity In Oregon: Food Banks or Community Gardens? (by Hannah Halford)

Introduction: I am not an anomaly when it comes to my interest in wanting to help others that are disadvantaged by poverty and as a result are “food insecure”. Food insecurity is defined by the USDA as “is a household-level

West Coast Is the Best Coast (by McKell Barrett)

I think that we can become desensitized to the homeless population because of how large that population is here. I spent 20 hours with them last term, and was introduced to a  lot of ideas that I didn’t know of

West Coast Is the Best Coast (by McKell Barrett)

I think that we can become desensitized to the homeless population because of how large that population is here. I spent 20 hours with them last term, and was introduced to a  lot of ideas that I didn’t know of

The Importance of Mother Tongue (by Jaspal Minhas)

        Most often our beliefs and perceptions are shaped with what we hear from other people; and storytelling plays an integral part in shaping our beliefs and perceptions about other people and their cultures. Single story tends

The Importance of Mother Tongue (by Jaspal Minhas)

        Most often our beliefs and perceptions are shaped with what we hear from other people; and storytelling plays an integral part in shaping our beliefs and perceptions about other people and their cultures. Single story tends