The Poverty and Privilege Dilemma: 10th Annual Poverty under the Stars at SJSU

10th Annual Poverty under the Stars By: Paige Combs, Sociology Community Change Major at SJSU I attended my first Poverty under the Stars event at San Jose State on November 12, 2015, but for many others it was their tenth. That evening represented a very important time for individuals working…

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The Fall Watershed Tour: Aspiring to Inspire Positive Environmental Efforts

Coyote Creek Fall Watershed Tour By Paige Combs, Sociology Community Change Major at SJSU This event began bright and early on a Saturday morning, October 10th, 2015. The sun was out, the heat of the day was just beginning to spill onto my skin. It looked like a great day…

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Exodus From the Jungle Premiere: A Double Edged Sword

Reflection on “Exodus from the Jungle” Film By Paige Combs, Sociology Community Change Major at SJSU I first came to know Coyote Creek and what was previously known as “The Jungle” through my participation in the infamous Coyote Creek cleanups supported by various local environmental groups and Deb Kramer, program…

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