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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2019 Swanstrom-Baerwald Award Ceremony

by: Patrick Fernandez ’20 Last March 13, Fordham IPED hosted the Swanstrom-Baerwald Award Ceremony. Together with the Catholic Relief Services (CRS), Fordham awarded John Briggs (IPED ’09) in honor of his work in the service of faith through the promotion of international peace and development in Guatemala. He is currently the head of programming for […]

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CRA at a Crossroads: Understanding the Impact and Ensuring the Future of the CRA

by: Donovan Hotz ’19 On October 29th 2018, Fordham IPED along with the Association for Neighborhood and Housing Development, Enterprise Community Partners, and University Neighborhood Housing Program sponsored the CRA at a Crossroads Forum: Understanding the Impact and Ensuring the Future of the Community Reinvestment Act. The event, held at Fordham’s Lincoln Center Campus included […]

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