FRAMINGHAM -During the week of March 4, Glorimar Rivera of Framingham was one of 14 Emmanuel students who participated in the College’s annual Alternative Spring Break trip to Phoenix, Arizona.
The alternative spring break trip is a week-long, faith-based service trip held during the College’s traditional spring break that bridges volunteer work with education and reflection on larger social issues.
For the 17th-consecutive year, the Phoenix group served at Andre House, a nonprofit organization sponsored by the Priests and Brothers of Holy Cross from the University of Notre Dame that serves the poor and homeless, and the Society of St. Vincent de Paul (SVdP), a Catholic lay organization.
Emmanuel College is a co-educational, residential institution with a 17-acre campus in the heart of Boston’s educational, scientific, cultural and medical communities. Enrolling more than 2,200 undergraduate and graduate students, the College provides boundless opportunities for students to expand their worldview through rigorous coursework, significant internship and career opportunities throughout the Boston area and beyond, collaborations with distinguished and dedicated faculty, and participation in a dynamic campus community.