Monthly Archives: July 2015

Amy Boys and Girls Club

I had the opportunity to work with a group of 6th-8th graders on health education through a COMPASS grant during my summer semester. This experience was at the Boys and Girls Club of Chattanooga on June 16, 2015. The group of adolescents was quite lively and rambunctious but was also bright and receptive to the lesson plan. We discussed the importance of eating 5 or more fruits and vegetables

Cadina Boys and Girls Club

I’m very passionate about being involved in the community and I love working with youth. However, it was always challenging for me to volunteer at the Boy’s & Girl’s Club due to my class and work schedule each semester. I was automatically onboard when Dr. Howard-Baptiste informed me there would be an opportunity to volunteer during the summer. One of the highlights of my volunteer experience at the Boy’s and

Alyssa Boys and Girls Club

My name is Alyssa Allen and I am a graduate student studying Physical Activity and Public Health at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. Over the past few months, our department has been working in collaboration with Master’s of Athletic Training students, Nursing students, and others on the COMPASS Grant Program. COMPASS stands for Combating Obesity’s Multiple chronic conditions through Preparation Activities Shared among Students. As a student in