Demonstrates an in-depth connection to the Stockton community, through volunteerism or other activities.
Last semester Brianna Juhrend attended the Clinton Global Initiative University conference and made a commitment to raise funds to support the issue of access to clean water. She chose to support the non-profit organization The Water Project. So far, she has raised over $2,500 in support of this cause. Juhrend is also working with Dr. Martin in SOECS to do a fundraiser on campus.
Candace Chan was the Social and PR Chair of Circle K, a community service organization that helps out around Stockton, participates in campus events such as Saturday PIE, and sponsors Kiwanis events.
Also pictured is Farah Shaheen, a Powell Scholar and Stockton native, helping out at the Habitat for Humanity ReStore.
Kelsey Negrete organized an inter-denominational group of students who volunteered at St. Mary's Interfaith Dining Room by serving lunch to the homeless. The religious groups that attended were Hillel, Muslim Student Association, Pacific Christian Fellowship, and Catholic Newman House.