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  • Weathersby Shinara Stewards Vista Helps Bring Awareness To Historic Site April 2020 1

    Stewards VISTA Helps Bring Awareness to Historic Site

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    Shinara started her VISTA service in July 2019 and finds it very encouraging to see how important the documentation work she does for San Antonio Missions is for the park in order to continue the assessment process. Shinara’s VISTA service with Stewards is in a unique situation...She is using her VISTA year as part of her requirements on her master’s degree.

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  • Rachel Head Science On Tap2

    Science on Tap in Tennessee

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    Feb. 11, 2020| "Science on Tap is an event that the Tennessee Aquarium presents every month at a local bar/brewery in Chattanooga, TN. Science on Tap events are hosted by different conservation and research-minded organizations throughout the country."

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  • Hobbs Bi Lingual Peer Mentor

    Bi-lingual Peer-Mentoring Capped with a Canoe Trip

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    Feb. 11, 2020 | "The program began in 2018 and focuses on between 100-200 dual-immersion third-grade students in Benton County, Oregon. These third graders learn about similarities between their watershed and a sister watershed, Rio Laja in central Mexico, through the lens of migratory birds, native to both watersheds."

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  • Friedman Emily Vista Spends Mlk Day At The Local Animal Shelter Newsletter Content January 2020

    VISTA Member Spends MLK Day at the Local Animal Shelter

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    Jan.20, 2020 | "Emily says that her MLK Day of Service experience volunteering with her local community allowed her to reflect on the value of being a volunteer, not only to those being helped but those doing the volunteering."

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  • Starry Skies

    Starry Skies

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    November 13, 2019 |    VISTA member Lindsay Brandt is serving her AmeriCorps term with the Voyageurs National Park Association in Minneapolis, MN. Lindsay’s work is focused on engaging the public with the park and developing partnerships. 

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  • Getting Closer To Healing Newsletter Content Oct 2019

    Getting Closer to Healing

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    November 13, 2019 |  9/11 Day of Service is an opportunity for AmeriCorps VISTA members to connect with other national service members and complete special projects outside of their normal duties. 

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  • Katie Stanley Aug 2019

    Little Time, Big Impact

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    August 5, 2019 |  Current AmeriCorps VISTA Summer Associate, Katie Stanley is serving a 10-week term with the Piney Creek Watershed Association (PCWA) in Beckley, West Virginia. Only five weeks in to her service, Katie has been busy fostering environmental stewardship in her community. 

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  • Emma 2

    Starting the Year Bright

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    Stewards VISTA Liz Sautter just started her service year with The Wilds, a Safari Park in Ohio, in February. It seems like she’s already diving right in to her service working with volunteer outreach, completing wildlife camera checks, and helping develop this year’s Outstanding Wilds Learning (OWL) program. 

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  • Sheldon

    VISTA Member Earns Graduate School Credit Through Partnership with Michigan Tech

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    Cooper Sheldon is currently serving in a unique position with the Stewards Individual Placement Program as a VISTA. Cooper is currently serving with the Heritage Initiative from the Calumet Collaborative Project in Chicago, IL and is earning credits towards his Graduate Degree with Michigan Tech University. 

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  • Vista Sheldon

    Arbor Day Los AngelesV

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    AmeriCorps VISTA Carlos Naranjo has had a busy first two months of national service. Carlos is serving with North East Trees, a nonprofit in Los Angeles, CA that is working with the local communities to bring nature back to their urban environment. 

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