Project co-directors Donald Hones and Kathryn Henn-Reinke received $299,924 for year four of a five-year, $1.45 million grant from the Office of English Language Acquisition in the Department of Education.
“We serve the Lighted School House because of the need.” Kelli Saginak, Associate Professor and School Counseling Coordinator of UW Oshkosh (UWO) said. “The children need us to provide them enrichment and relationships. Our [UWO Counseling] students need them to teach about children, diversity, and the needs of young people in the schools.”
University of Wisconsin Oshkosh professor Alfred Kisubi has an ulterior motive every time he teaches “Seminar of Globalization: Africa’s Experience.”
Helping others has been a passion since Eric Salzwedel's childhood. "I love it," said Salzwedel, 21, a student at the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh. "If I could volunteer as a career, I would. It's just something I would love to do."