Capstone Project about Black Lives Matter in Monmouth!

Hello, I wanted to share this capstone project with you. Ryan Ross, a journalism student, was visiting friends in Monmouth this summer and drove by our Black Lives Matter protest. Ryan reached out to Carol and I about what was happening in our community and decided to make the City of Monmouth and Black LivesContinue reading “Capstone Project about Black Lives Matter in Monmouth!”

COVID-19 Rent and Utility Assistance

Hello, I want to share with you information about CARE ACT funds available for Polk County community members that was shared at tonight’s City Council meeting. Below is information for rent and utility assistance through Mid-Willamette Valley Action Agency for Polk County. This money is only available for a limited time. Please spread the wordContinue reading “COVID-19 Rent and Utility Assistance”

Our Own Western Oregon University Students Stepping up!

I want to share with you a podcast by WOU Multicultural Student Union. Blanca Jimenez was a wonderful host and a pleasure to speak with. I’m so proud of all our young leaders who are making a difference in our community. Below is a link of their first podcast of the year in celebration ofContinue reading “Our Own Western Oregon University Students Stepping up!”

Introduce Yourself (Example Post)

This is an example post, originally published as part of Blogging University. Enroll in one of our ten programs, and start your blog right. You’re going to publish a post today. Don’t worry about how your blog looks. Don’t worry if you haven’t given it a name yet, or you’re feeling overwhelmed. Just click theContinue reading “Introduce Yourself (Example Post)”

Introduce Yourself (Example Post)

This is an example post, originally published as part of Blogging University. Enroll in one of our ten programs, and start your blog right. You’re going to publish a post today. Don’t worry about how your blog looks. Don’t worry if you haven’t given it a name yet, or you’re feeling overwhelmed. Just click theContinue reading “Introduce Yourself (Example Post)”