Student profiles

Melissa Garand

Melissa Garand : Global policy grad student interns in Bulgaria 

Melissa Garand of Manchester, Maine interned abroad in Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria this summer, working full time as a graduate international student services intern at the American University in Bulgaria (AUBG).  “As with many others my age, I grew up during the years of the wars in Iraq, Afghanistan, and general American involvement in the greater Middle […]

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Hadley White

Hadley White: Secondary education, French student reinforces career calling through Upward Bound summer job

Hadley White of Goffstown, New Hampshire, spent her summer in Presque Isle working as a resident director and French instructor for Upward Bound, a program that helps first-generation and low-income college-bound high school students succeed in higher education.  The fourth-year secondary education and French student with a minor in Franco-American studies loved the challenges of […]

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Tyler-Ann Harris

Tyler-Ann Harris: Social work student interns with International Rescue Committee

Tyler-Ann Harris of Indian Island, Maine had the chance this summer to work with the International Rescue Committee in Sacramento, California as a Volunteer Coordination and In-Kind Donation Intern.  “I have a passion for working with systems, particularly systems that are based in human sciences. Having a career of getting to make positive, lasting changes […]

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