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My First Visit

My First Visit

by Dr. Troy D. Harcey, Associate Superintendent of Instruction Road weary and battling more than a smidgeon of the inevitable stiffness that settles into the body after a ten hour power drive, our School District of La Crosse contingent of Health Science Academy (HSA) students arrived home at nearly 11:30 pm last night (04.22.15). The … Continue reading

The Wrap Up

The Wrap Up

This is our last day in the reservation and what a whirlwind week! The Heath Science Academy team left yesterday and we had a strangely quiet evening. We all agreed we missed the energy and enthusiasm of the kids! We spent time at Little Wound school this am doing school physicals for next school year. … Continue reading

Children Full of Energy!

Children Full of Energy!

Off to Porcupine head start. We saw approximately 72 children. What a beautiful group of children full of energy! Youngest was 3 months. They were from five different schools. Angela (blue shirt behind Ruth holding the paper) was the totally fantastic head of the day. She really kept things moving for us. Loved meeting her … Continue reading

The Compassion Project

The Compassion Project

by Lacy Harter Wednesday we went to the TNT building in Wanblee. Elisha and I were in charge of helping elementary kids K-6th grade paint little tiles. The students were suppose to paint something that they think represents compassion. (On Tuesday, some elders spoke with the children in their school about what compassion means to … Continue reading