Hannah Fort (’20) at the International Rescue Committee

I interned with the International Rescue Committee (IRC) during the Spring ’19 semester. I worked with the Economic Recovery & Development Technical Unit (ERD TU) as a Monitoring and Evaluation Intern. The focus of the ERD TU is to support programming that improves the economic status and well-being of people affected by crisis across the globe. The […]

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Jeremy Wierenga (’20) at the Office of the Bronx Borough President

My Coverdell Fellowship at Fordham University has provided me the opportunity to work as an intern with the Office of The Bronx Borough President. My internship is with the Policy Department where I do a multitude of tasks regarding local policy, all-the-while receiving valuable direction and training from the Policy Director and other local government […]

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Tammen Nicholson (’20) at InterExchange

I work as the Program Manager for the Career Training USA program at InterExchange. We’re a Department of State designated visa sponsor for students and young professionals seeking practical intern or training experience in the United States. My team reviews and determines eligibility of both international interns and host employers before issuing visa sponsorship. Among […]

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Tish Harrison ’20 at US Commercial Service

During the Spring 2019 semester I was an International Trade intern with the U.S. Commercial Service. The U.S. Commercial Service is the trade promotion arm of the Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration. They help U.S. companies get started in exporting or increase sales to new global markets. I worked with the Director of the […]

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Recap & Response: Knowingly Orchestrating Our Own Extinction

Guest Blogger: Rensi Pua, IPED ’20 On March 27, 2019, a group of experts on environmental issues convened for the Cassamarca Dinner Consultation to share their thoughts on the environment. Earlier that day, a more formal lecture was held to discuss the pressing matter of climate change. At the dinner, Archbishop Bernardito Auza, Reverend John […]

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