Fall Break Immersions

Rural Immersion

October 2016 

Explore issues of agribusiness and the realities for undocumented farmworkers in Washington's Yakima Valley. Visit social service agencies and participate in service projects where you will learn about the food system.

To view student reflections from previous Rural Immersions, visit our blog.   

Student Coordinators (2016-2017):
Abigail Brown
Sarah Espinosa

Contact: Rural.immersion@up.edu

female student collecting vegetables during Rural Immersion


University of Portland
5000 N. Willamette Blvd.,
Portland, Oregon 97203-5798