MHCSD – A Q&A Reflection on OES’s Day of Service with Kara Tambellini

by Viraj Shankar

Last week, from Pre-K all the way up to the 12th grade, OES participated in a day of service. People went all over the community, helping in different ways whenever and wherever they could. I had some time to talk with Kara Tambellini, our service learning coordinator, about how she handled organizing this day for the first time, and what she hopes to do with Mount Hood Climb Service Day in the future.

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Presidential Statement: Maddy Reynolds

What if our OES Community life was as strong as our Academic life?  It’s amazing how we apply ourselves deeply and inspire each other to work harder and grow as learners. Yet, as we transition from the classroom to the great hall, the inclusiveness of our academic life too often gives way to tension and lack of camaraderie. I’d like to work to make these two aspects of our culture equally strong.

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