A senior instructor of Indigenous Nations Studies at Portland State University, Judy BlueHorse Skelton works closely with local organizations and leaders to involve her students in collaborative community projects like the Cully Park Tribal Gathering Garden—providing them with real-world learning experiences that can be life changing.
Portland State University is part of the Ashoka U Changemaker Campus consortium, a select group of institutions of higher education that demonstrate commitment and cutting edge approaches to galvanizing solutions to major human and environmental challenges. Ashoka believes in an "Everyone a Changemaker" world. So does Portland State.
Watch more changemaker stories and find ways to get involved at pdx.edu/changemaker