2nd Grade Public Health Trip - Cleveland Rd., Timothy Rd., Whitehead Rd.

Thursday, April 6th, 2017


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Registration ClosesAny time before each shift starts or when space runs out.

Come create a memorable field trip experience for Athens kids, network with other UGA students and staff, and build your resume by volunteering on campus for one or more days with Clarke County 2nd grade students!

No prior health knowledge or teaching experience is necessary!

Trip Description: The 2nd grade students will travel around the Health Sciences Campus attending fun, health-related stations covering physical activity, nutrition, hand-washing and germ spread, and bullying prevention. Station leaders and event guides are needed for each day. Feel free to sign up for multiple days and different roles!

  Orientation for this trip is required. Orientations will be held at the following times and locations:

  • Wednesday, March 29th @ 6p on the Health Sciences Campus in Russell Hall 217
  • Sunday, April 2nd @ 2p on the Health Sciences Campus in Wright Hall 120

Guidelines for the trip:

o    You are responsible for transportation to the Public Health Campus.

o    Arrive at Pound Hall by 9:00 am 
o    Be prepared to engage young children. 
o    Do not have any food or drink with you during the trip.
o    Must stay for the entirety of the trips.

o    Have fun with the children!

Rain Plan: In case of rain, the trip will still occur as planned.

Emergency Contacts: 
Pamela Orpinas – College of Public Health Coordinator – porpinas@uga.edu

Josh Podvin - 706 542 5008 (office); 513 706 3210 (cell); jhpodvin@uga.edu
Shannon Walker - 404 433 5069 (c), shannon.walker26@uga.edu 

Requirement Details
Must have attended an orientation for Experience UGA before volunteering for this trip.
PerksSpending time with Clarke County 2nd graders!
Parking DetailsVolunteers will be able to park in the lot of Pound Hall.
CausesChildren & Youth Community General Education Health
26 Positions Filled | 2 Impacts | 5 Hours

Location: 105 Foster Rd., Pound Hall, Health Science Campus, Athens, GA 30602

Shifts (3)

1 - 3 of 3 Shifts
ShiftStart TimeEnd TimeDescriptionPositions
General Volunteer9:00am (ET)11:30am (ET) You will be responsible for assisting the station leader at one of the four activity...8/10Over
Public Health Students9:00am (ET)11:30am (ET) You will be responsible for working as a station leader for one of the four...16/18Over
Ambassador Shift9:00am (ET)11:30am (ET) Ambassadors each will have a group of students that they will rotate through each station,...2/8Over