11 students are participating in Urban Plunge, a five-day immersion experience designed to give participants a taste of what it is like to be homeless and what resources are available to Seattle's homeless population.
Plunge dates: December 12-16, 2013
6 students will spend winter break in Camden, New Jersey, volunteering, serving and learning with Urban Promise in a K-12 Christian school and community development program.
Trip dates: December 12-21, 2013
In November 2013, the Perkins Center hosted Christena Cleveland as part of the Justice Speaks series, exploring the intersection of social psychology, faith and the church. The events of her visit with us provided conversation around processes that give way to disunity even as we seek to learn how to love well across cultural issues.
The screening of Closure: A Documentary About Adoption created dialogue with disabilities service coordinator, Angela Burt Tucker '08 and her husband Bryan Tucker ’08, about the two year journey searching for her birth family.