Posts by Kalina Chung

by Kalina Chung | Posted Friday, July 26, 2013
Look at the crewmembers all ready to start rowing!

Look at the crewmembers all ready to start rowing!

Already into the second half of my stint leading a Seattle Community Crew, and I can’t believe it has gone by so quickly! I guess it’s true that time flies when you’re having fun.

This week’s theme for educational lessons was professionalism, and on Monday, we started off with a session on budgeting.

by Kalina Chung | Posted Thursday, July 18, 2013

We got our Burlap (and mulch) delivery! Here’s a picture of SCA’s Finest taking a break on the comfy burlap, soon to be used for purposes other than cushion.

After our first week at the site, SCA’s Finest crew has finally settled down into a fun and productive routine, which perfectly fits one of our frequently used mottos, “work hard, play hard”.

by Kalina Chung | Posted Wednesday, July 10, 2013

SCA’s Finest with our group contract.

Hello to you from Seattle, Washington! My name is Kalina, a born and raised Seattleite currently attending the University of Washington. I have participated in SCA’s International Crew, its Seattle school year program, and now I’m privileged enough to be the crew leader apprentice for a summer community crew program.

Kalina Chung

Seattle parks

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  • Position Title
    Crew Leader Apprentice
  • Field Site Name
    Seattle parks
  • Hometown
    Seattle, Washington
  • School
    University of Washington
  • Major
    Undecided
  • Dream Job
    Where environmentalist, health physician, fashionista, artist, and musician meet.
  • If I could pass a law…
    it would be same-sex marriage!
  • The person who inspires me post is…
    those who strive to make a positive difference in this beautiful, chaotic, humongous world we live in.
  • If I were a shape-shifter, I’d turn into…
    a unicorn.
  • Most memorable outdoor moment
    swimming every day after trail work and sleeping under the stars with my SCA International Crew, 2011.
  • Favorite Song
    Classic response of “there’s too many!!” Alas, I shall list a couple… Hourglass by Zedd ft. LIZ, Breezeblocks by Alt-J, and a forever-favorite song called Skinny Love by Bon Iver.
  • Motto
    “Reach for the moon and at least you’ll land among the stars”

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