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[COMMUNITY SERVICE SPOTLIGHT] Mellin relives childhood at Gibbs Farm

 Sophomore Ruth Mellin pets a goat at Gibbs Farm in her period clothing.

Lucia Granja, RubicOnline

March 12, 2020

For many summers, sophomore Ruth Mellin spent her time at camps at Gibbs Farm, a historic site where campers can learn about pioneer life. This summer, Mellin gave back to the farm by interning there. “Over the summer I helped with camps for elementary schoolers[...] for a few weeks,” she said, ...

Community Service Spotlight: Martha Slaven honors history through service

Martha Slaven volunteered at Gibbs Farm over the summer where she helped teach children about Dakota and pioneer people. “I think [the activities and educational opportunities] at Gibbs Farm really open kids up to a bunch of different perspectives and especially about the history of Dakota people,

Nitya Thakkar, RubicOnline Editor

October 27, 2017

Sophomore Martha Slaven spent her summer volunteering at Gibbs Farm, immersed in history and service learning.