Videos

AmeriCorps*VISTA Fellows Program Videos
 
AmeriCorps*VISTA Fellows Video Projects
 
2009-2010
VISTA in 60 Seconds by Patrick Gruber
Created December 2009
A short video about AmeriCorps VISTA presented at a Siena Men's Basketball game.
 
A Siena VISTA Fellows Program Profle by Jennifer Simek
Created February 2010
A short video on the Office of Academic Community Engagement DEEP (Developing Engaging Educational Partnership Model) and the Siena College AmeriCorps*VISTA Fellows Program. 
 
Volunteers in Action at the Unity House of Troy, Inc. by Allison Nowak
Created April 2010
A short video about volunteers in action at the Unity House of Troy, Inc. Volunteers are engaged in a variety or projects throughout the year.

Center for Law and Justice by Samantha Tymchyn
Created April 2010
A short video about the Center for Law and Justice, a non-profit organization that helps previously incarcerated people get reconnected to society.
 
Music Mobile Community Profile by Mirana Bass
Created April 2010
A short video about the Music Mobile with a description of the programs and service of this Albany community organization.
 
Drop-Out Crisis by Kathryn Ramsey
Created April 2010
A short video building awareness about the drop-out program in America. This video highlights the Siena College Trailblazers, an innovative program implemented to help solve this crisis.
 
2010-2011 
 
Music Mobile's Songs That Inspire by Hilary Rainey
Created April 2011
A short video about the Music Mobile, with examples of video that Siena College students made as part of an Academic Service Learning Course. Students used the program Alice to make animations for songs written and performed by Ruth Pelham.
 
FOCUS Church's Souper Sandwich Club by Kaitlyn Calaluca
Created April 2011
A short video on the Souper Sandwich Club, a Siena club created to help enhance the ability of FOCUS, a community organization based out of church to provide lunches for people experiencing urban poverty. 
 
Capital District Habitat for Humanity by Ricky Ryan
Created April 2011
A short video about the Capital District Habitat for Humanity and how to be a Habitat homeowner.
 
Why Volunteer? by Christy Allen
Created April 2011
A short video about the Siena Research Institute and important civic engagement surveys that SRI conducts to assess student volunteerism rates as well as general community member volunteerism rates.
 
Roarke Connections Program Profile by Victoria Malaney
Created April 2011
A short video about the Roarke Connections Program, a program that matches mentors with recently incarcerated woman at the Rennselaer County Jail. 
 
Bowman Women Center Girl's Day by Ariel Palter
Created April 2011
A short video about the Siena College Sr. Thea Bowman Center for Women Girl's Day, where women of all ages come together to celebrate being female.
 
Siena North Albany Girl Scout Program by Hannah Boehm
Created April 2011
A short video about the Siena North Albany Girl Scout Troop #1430. The program was designed to provide positive programming for young girls in an inner city area that was lacking these opportunities.
 
Albany's Empire by James Shultis
Created April 2011
A short video about Albany and the Empire State Plaza. It explores the impact of the demolition of homes and businesses to build the Plaza and what impact it has had in the community.
 
Siena College Trailblazers by Kathryn Ramsey
Created April 2011
A short video about the Siena College Trailbalzers Program. Undergraduates from Siena College and middle school students from North Albany Academy work together to help end America's drop out crisis.
 
Siena College Bonner Service Leaders Program Videos
 
The Shradhanjali Integrated School: A Place Where Differences Are Put Aside by Meghan O'Mara
Created June 4-July 10, 2011
This video spotlights the Shradhanjali Integrated School, which is a apart of the Association for People's with Disabilities (APD) in Bangalore, India.  Meghan O'Mara, a junior Bonner performed her Bonner International Internship at this nonprofit for five weeks. 
 
Summer Leadership Institute by Stephen Jensen, Ryan Gonnelly, and Ananda Brinkman
Created May 2011
This video serves as a directional guide featuring Siena College's campus, site of the 2011 Siena Bonner summer Leadership Institute. 
 
Bonner Green: 2010 Submission by Emily Merritt, Gabriel Mulero
Created June 2010
National Bonner Video Project: Green Category Winner. The video outlines Siena Bonner Service Leaders' Program's Green Efforts.
 
Bonner Flashback Video 2009-2010 by Sarah Gauthier
Created July 2010
Bonner Flashback 2009-2010 takes viewers through a picture slideshow looking back at the 2009-2010 academic year. It was designed to welcome back our students to a great new year.
 
Lewin Malena On Education Reform: INSPIRE 2010 by Pultizer Gateway/Siena 2010 Inspire Conference
Created March 2010
Lewin Malena discusses his take on education reform for the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting's Gateway project.
 
Bonner Video Siena College Campus Profile: We Are Bonner by Michelle Campbell, Keri O'Brien
Students created a profile of the Siena Bonner Service Leaders Program outline why they serve and what we stand for in the second year of the program.
 
Freshman Foundations Video Projects 2010-2011
 
Albany Boys and Girls Clubs of Albany by Group 1
Created Spring Semester 2011
Students in a Freshman Foundations class Group 1 reflect on their service in the community.  Video includes stats and other information about the community, volunteering, and Bonner. 
 
Albany Boys and Girls Clubs of Albany by Group 2
Created Spring Semester 2011
Students in a Freshman Foundations class Group 2 reflect on their service in the community.  Video interviews VISTAs, Bonner, and kids at Boys and Girls Club of Albany. 
 
North Albany Academy by Group 3
Created Spring Semester 2011
Students in a Freshman Foundations class Group 3 reflect on their service in the community.  An interview with David Amodeo describes the mission and programs at North Albany Academy. 
 
Mohawk and Hudson River Humane Society by Group 4
Created Spring Semester 2011
Students in a Freshman Foundations class reflect on their service in the community.  Explores the projects sustaining the Mohawk & Hudson River Humane Society in Menands, NY. 
 
Albany Boys and Girls Club of Albany by Group 5
Created Spring Semester 2011
Students in a Freshman Foundations class reflect on their service in the community.  The video delves into the inequalities in society through experiences Bonners have at the Boys and Girls Club of Albany.
 
Other Videos
 
Sharing Life Stories by FOX23 News
Aired November 29, 2011
Siena College Professor John Harden is featured on FOX23 News "Stories From Your Street." He is bringing Siena students and adults from the Albany Community together to share their experiences.