Senior Honors Projects, 2010-current

Preferred Name - First Author

Senio, Alexa

Date of Award

Spring 2016

Document Type

Dissertation/Thesis

Degree Name

Bachelor of Arts (BA)

Department

School of Writing, Rhetoric, and Technical Communication

Advisor(s)

Seán McCarthy

Paige Normand

Kevin Jefferson

Abstract

Alexa worked with Cross-Cultural Solutions to design and create a handbook that could prepare volunteers for their experience abroad. By using her personal experience abroad at El Pueblito, an orphanage in Cartago, Costa Rica, Alexa was able to compile resources and information that would be useful for a first-time volunteer to make the most out of their experience and to make sure they are prepared for working with the children. The final product is an interactive PDF handbook and an accompanying classroom activity bank on Pinterest that can be accessed digitally by CCS volunteers worldwide.

senioab_JOP.pdf (75 kB)
Journal of Progress

senioab_reflectiveessay.pdf (1926 kB)
Reflective Essay

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