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UWT students will be traveling to Eugene, Oregon to partner with Friends of Buford Park and Mount Pisgah. We will not only be working to support environmental restoration, but also be bringing unique backgrounds together to engage in meaningful personal and professional growth.
Thank you for helping make this trip possible!
WHAT BREAKAWAY MEANS
Breakaway is a chance to be apart of a team outside of school working towards improving our fragile ecosystems at Buford Park & Mount Pisgah in Eugene, Oregon. I am ecstatic about this Breakaway trip because as a returning student I want to take full advantage of of the opportunities available to me at UWT. This one in particular captured my attention because of the direct improvements we will be partaking in which relates to my goal of graduating with a degree in Environmental Sustainability. I am looking forward to building close relationships with other students who will be going on this trip with me, as we may be able to connect with each other throughout our academic careers and into the future. Thank you for your support!
MY TRIP DATES: March 24th-30th
For more information about breakway and upcoming trips visit tacoma.uw.edu/breakaway
SEE WHAT STUDENTS HAVE SAID ABOUT BREAKAWAY TRIPS ......
The Center for Service and Lea today gave me an insight to think about the world that I would've never thought of.- Anonymous Reflection
Now that it’s almost over I feel that I’ve really grown as a person. I’ve learned more about myself on this trip and the importance of having a sense of community, relationships, appreciations, and teamwork. - Anonymous Reflection
I think I really appreciated every moment of today. I got to connect with my peers annd I was able to see/acknowledge a fear that I still need to confront- Anonymous Reflection
My understanding has become more compassionate. I know now what this place is and stands for. And it's not just a place to sleep and eat.- Anonymous Reflection