Watson Park Coyote Creek Cleanup Heroics

On a bright and cool morning in March, over 140 volunteers gathered at Watson Park to participate in a Coyote Creek cleanup. Represented among the volunteers were several groups including the San Jose State University Environmental Resource Center, Yerba Buena High School Green Club, and Piedmont Hills High School. Over…

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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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