Hey Bulls, The last few days have been a little crazy due to Hurricane Irma. USF was closed for several days so that students and faculty could have time to safely evacuate, prepare, and return home. Today is my first day back since all the craziness began. Thankfully, I was able to safely evacuate to … Continue reading Back in the Swing of Things
Hey Everyone, In case you weren't aware, this morning the Trump Administration officially announced the plan to terminate the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). This program gives protection to almost 800,000 undocumented immigrants who came the the United States as a child from being deported. DACA was enacted in 2012 under the Obama Administration, … Continue reading DACA: Where Do You Stand?
Hello Bulls! In preparation for hurricane Irma, here are some helpful tips to assist you: Pull out cash from ATM in case of power outages and for emergency purposes. Charge any portable chargers for laptop or cell phone use. Fill up gas tank. Purchase water, canned food items, and non perishables. Purchase batteries, candles, flash … Continue reading Preparing for Hurricane Irma
Good Afternoon Bulls! Today was an eventful day at OCEP! Erin and I took a trip over to the Botanical Gardens because we are both interested in sustainable gardening and food insecurities on campus. Like I've said before, we are both Social Work students so we are interested in promoting an initiative that can reach … Continue reading Just Checking Things Out
Hey there! This morning April and I attended the Walk and Bike Week event here on campus. The purpose of the event was to raise awareness of important walking, biking, and driving safety habits. It was a really interesting and informative event, and a bonus was that USF's President, Judy Genshaft, was in attendance! USF's … Continue reading Safety First!
Well, Hello USF: Yesterday was another great day her at USF: OCEP! First things first, the Office met collaboratively to go over upcoming events and projects that are currently in the works here at OCEP. It was a great opportunity to get an overall understanding of what is in the process here at OCEP. After … Continue reading Putting In Another Day’s Work
Today was my second day here at the OCEP. From beginning to end it was filled with action-packed activities. As I had recently spoken about before, I continued to work on the ALICE event. OCEP is still in the early stages of planning this event; however, we are ready and excited to get the ball … Continue reading Second Day is Matching Up