Category: Service Project- Playground


Service Project Presentation: Playground (Video)

Larisa and Emily share their playground service project.

Larisa and Emily present their service project for building a playground area in the Varkplaas community. Advertisements

Read More

Service Project Update: Playground

Larisa and I are putting the finishing touches on our plans for the playground. We have planned on implementing two tether-ball games, a badminton game, and five tires for an obstacle course. We are confident that we will have the…

Read More

Service Project Update 2 : Playground

Emily and I have been getting more and more excited about our playground service project.  We have contacted Tamarin Simpson, founder of The Tippy Toes Foundation in South Africa and Terri Johnson, director of Academic Affairs at Quinnipiac University.  Both…

Read More

Service Project Update: The Playground

Larisa and I are very eager to begin our project in South Africa. When we were first assigned this project, we brainstormed stereotypical playground ideas that we have been experienced to. However, we did not realize how expensive and difficult…

Read More

Service Project Update: Building a Playground

Emily and I have been thinking about our service project a lot.  We’ve come up with different ideas and plans on how we are going to approach building a playground. We have contacted Terri Johnson, Director of Academic Affairs at…

Read More

Service Project-Concept/ Plan of Action: Playground

I am very eager to begin planning and fundraising for this service project Larisa and I will be working on in South Africa. During our brainstorming, it is difficult to propose ways to solve the problem because we have always…

Read More

Service Project- Problem Identification/Assessment: Playground

Emily Kline and I were assigned to make a playground for our service project. As a kid growing up, I was always playing and enjoying toys, animals, and of course, playgrounds.  I can’t picture my childhood without them. When I…

Read More