Fall Break Immersions

Rural Immersion

October 2019

Explore issues of agribusiness and the realities for undocumented farmworkers in Washington's Yakima Valley. Visit social service agencies and participate in service projects where you will learn about the food system. Learn more about student experiences on the Rural Immersion blog.

Student Coordinators (2019-2020):
Rosie Ith
Yeudith Valdovinos

Contact: Rural.immersion@up.edu


North Portland Immersion

October 2019

Participants explore issues of justice related to civil rights, education, gentrification, and other intersecting social issues that have affected the North Portland community in the past as well as the many community responses to promote positive change. Learn more about student experiences on the North Portland Immersion blog.  

Student Coordinators (2019-2020):
Sanuye Ford
Angelica Dampier

Contact: NorthPortland.Immersion@up.edu