Registration Deadline: TBD
Cost: 2-3 meals and personal expenses
Course Credit: Soils 499 (Optional)
Trip Dates: TBD
Are you looking for a low cost, not-too-far from home adventure over Spring Break? If so, we invite you to join us on the sixth annual "Spring to Action, Break for Change" service trip through Washington to participate in a variety of sustainable agriculture and natural resources service learning projects! You will have a great time exploring both urban and natural environments and enjoy the company of other WSU students. This great trip is hosted by the College of Agricultural, Human and Natural Resource Sciences (CAHNRS) and the Center for Civic Engagement at WSU.
Spring to Action, Break for Change trip expenses are mostly covered with the exception of 2-3 meals and miscellaneous personal expenses. The Center for Civic Engagement, CAHNRS and community sponsors cover the costs for transportation, lodging and some meals. Space is limited, so apply early!
Civic Engagement Experiences
Spring to Action, Break for Change offers participants a variety of civic engagement experiences throughout the trip. Throughout the trip, students will visit, learn about and contribute to organic farms and community food projects. Participants learn about issues related to sustainability and food production and have several opportunities to engage in direct community service at community gardens, sustainable farms and a natural resources center. These experiences can be tracked in CougSync through the CCE