Marylhurst University

Skip to content »

Terry Gibson Receives Stewardship Volunteer Award

Sustainable MBA alum Terry Gibson received the Stewardship Volunteer Award of the Year from Friends of Tryon Creek in March 2013.

Gibson co-created the Friends' training program for educational stewardship guides. He implemented the training, led guided hikes and volunteered many hours doing hands-on stewardship work.

Gibson was recognized for his contributions at the Gathering of Friends annual event. Sarah Kreisman, volunteer/outreach coordinator for Tryon Creek, was one of the award presenters. Kreisman is enrolled in the MA in Interdisciplinary Studies program at Marylhurst.

The Friends of Tryon Creek are a catalyst for cultivating a lifelong relationship with nature using Tryon Creek State Natural Area, Oregon's only urban state park, as their classroom. The Friends are known throughout the region for exceptional environmental education programs and stewardship and volunteer opportunities. The 677-acre park in southwest Portland welcomes more than 385,000 visitors each year and is home to over 200 species of birds, mammals and amphibians.

Related News

See All News

Derek Franklin Exhibits in New York

Derek Franklin, art faculty, is featured in a group exhibition at Y Gallery in New York, opening May 6, 2016.

Marylhurst Recognized as Leader in Sustainability

Clackamas County awarded Marylhurst University the highest possible recognition in its Leaders in Sustainability program, Gold certification, on April 20, 2016.

Calendar

See All Events

March 29, 2016 – May 13, 2016

The Art Gym: Covers, Adaptions, and the Scarcity of Blue

The Art Gym at Marylhurst University will present Covers, Adaptations, and the Scarcity of Blue, featuring new work from Donald Morgan and Virginia...

READ MORE

May 07, 2016

Artist Talk & Catalogue Release

The Art Gym at Marylhurst University will present Covers, Adaptations, and the Scarcity of Blue, featuring new work from Donald Morgan and Virginia...

READ MORE

May 09, 2016

Marylhurst Music Faculty Extravaganza

Marylhurst University music faculty will come together for one night to showcase a diversity of instrumentation and talent. Featured faculty includ...

READ MORE

GIVE

Support Marylhurst University. Gifts of all sizes make a difference!

DONATE NOW

© Marylhurst University