- Gem of the Week
- Tina Tassler
True Blue Gem of the Week
WHO SHE IS: Tina is a senior social work major from Sioux City. She is also president of the social work club.
WHY SHE WAS NOMINATED:
A faculty member says, "Tina is the president of the social work club and has been busy this year helping others. She led the Christmas Shoe Tree project and personally delivered 50 shoes to children in the Native American Child Care Center at Christmas. She also participated in every fund raiser for the Guatemala house building project and then traveled to Guatemala during J term to build the house, work with malnourished children, and to learn about social justice in Central America. When she returned she shared her research and experiences with the community in a public presentation. She is a gem!"
Congratulations to Tina Tassler, our True Blue Gem of the Week for March 28!