Today our group of 14 was divided into two locations. The Western Technical College students assisted with school physicals at Porcupine Head Start School while Char, Stacey and Dan taught CPR to Head Start employees at a different neighboring school. Dan floated between the two groups. He was assisting with CPR training and Porcupine School … Continue reading Day 4 – At Porcupine
Today was our busiest day yet! Medical team up and out by 07:15 to perform physicals at Little Wound School (elementary/middle/high school) right here in Kyle, only about 6 miles from where we are staying. And perform them we did! A total of 61 school children and quite a few staff members were seen by … Continue reading Day 3 – At Little Wound School
Flexibility was the name of the game for our team today as we made our way into Wanblee for school physicals. Our day began with the announcement that the air conditioner was out of service and that school would be let out early at the Crazy Horse School, which was where we were soon to … Continue reading Day 2 – At Crazy Horse
by Emma Bristow Our group of 14 left Gundersen’s parking lot at 7am and headed to the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota. I was a little nervous when I realized that I didn’t bring anything to read or entertain myself for the upcoming 10 hour drive. To my surprise the drive flew by. The … Continue reading Travel Day
By Deb Frye, Center for Breast Care Clinical Manager Hello from Pine Ridge! I have an entirely new team with me this year for our mobile mammography trip. Meet Ashli and Sarah who are the new mobile truck drivers. They are doing great! They have amazed Julie and I with their ability to navigate the … Continue reading Truck Agility & Mammography
By Morgan Breidel With only a twelve hour time slot, it’s amazing how much our team fit into our day. To start off our adventure on an overcast day we drove two hours to a small nook called Cold Brook Lake in Hot Springs. I got the chance to go into the crystal clear water … Continue reading Hello Darkness My Old Friend
By: Taylor Hernandez This morning we started our day at Cold Brick Lake in Hot Springs. We then went to the 6th longest cave in the world, Wind Cave which was about a two hour drive from our camp in Kyle. Our group, including HSA and Lakota campers, were able to get tickets to take … Continue reading Was that Noise a Tatanka or TK?