Grants Awarded from Faith Gabelnick Endowed Funds for Community Service

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

We are pleased to announce the 2014-2015 recipients of the Faith Gabelnick Endowed Fund for Community Service grants. The Gabelnick Endowed Fund provides grants specifically to engage students and faculty in the pursuit of community service and altruism. 

Congratulations to all of the recipients, and best of luck with your projects next year.

Funding for Operation Immunization at the School of Pharmacy Vaccination Supplies

Submitted by Elizabeth Levins, graduate student, and Marta Stueve, graduate student, co-chairs of Operation Immunization

Pacific University School of Physician Assistant Studies Rural Health Care Track (RHCT) "No Harm on the Farm" Mock Trauma Drill

Submitted by James Ferguson, assistant professor and director of rural medical education

Service-Learning in Memory Care: Seeing People Not Illness

Submitted by Amanda Stead, assistant professor, School of Communication Sciences and Disorders

Touch the Future Hawai‘i

Submitted by Laura Dimmler, program director, Katie Parker, experiential learning coordinator, and Aurae Beidler, assistant professor and program director, School of Healthcare Administration and Leadership, and Diana Watkins, associate director of Graduate and Professional Admissions

Development Digital Literacy with Technology Tutors

Submitted by Alfred Weiss, director of educational technology and curricular innovation, and Yashica Island, director student academic inclusion

Gateway to Engineering for Girls

Submitted by Martha Rampton, professor and director of the Center of Gender Equity

Musical Bridge

Submitted by Dijana Ihas, assistant professor, Department of Music, and Alfonso Lopez-Vasquez, assistant to the provost for diversity