2005-2006 Student Awards

Kristin Wood 1

KRISTIN WOOD (PROVOST STUDENT AWARD)

Ms. Wood brings higher education to life by engaging in multitude projects that serve the SJSU students, the community at large, as well as herself, as she prepares for her future. With genuine warmth, creativity, sensitivity and passion, Kristin shines as a service learning hero.

In 2005, she chose Nutrition and Food Science 190 to collaborate on a grand-funded program with the San José Public Library. The goal of this project was to provide needed nutrition education to teens and their parents in 5 branch libraries. Several months later, Kristin collaborated in the after school Homework Club for CHAM children in the King Library. She continues to seek service-learning opportunities to enhance her academic studies. She participated in Red Dress Campaign Fashion Show.