International Rescue Committee (IRC)

Meet the Interns, Spring 2012

This Spring the IRC in Tucson is hosting 27 interns from 4 universities. We are excited to incorporate their passion and experience into our organization. Three new intern positions were created for Spring 2012: Citizenship Preparation, Development Disabilities Case Management and Matching Grant Program Assistant. Partnerships exist with University of Arizona's Graduate College and Honor's College  as well as University of Phoenix's College of Social Sciences.   Employment and Economic Development (EED) Kim Blaylock*, Employment Intern - University of Arizona, International Studies

Tabina Chuk,  Employment Intern - University of Arizona, International Studies

Terry Cobb*, Employment Intern - University of Arizona, Psychology/History

Kelly Eckhoff**, Assistant Employment Specialist Intern - University of Arizona, Law School

Toni Richardson*, Matching Grant Assistant Intern - University of Arizona, M.A. Near Eastern Studies

 

Immigration Services

Maliha Alam*,  Citizenship Preparation - University of Arizona, Biology/ Honors College

Elizabeth Guiles**, Citizenship Preparation - Unniveristy of Phoenix, Human Services

Robin Israel**,  Citizenship Preparation -University of Arizona, Master of Public Administration

Feras Klenk*,  Immigration Services - University of Utah, M.A. Middle Eastern Studies

Lindsey O’Neill**,  Immigration Services - University of Arizona, Philosophy

 

Development and Outreach

Dara Ehtesham*, Family Mentor Coordinator - University of Arizona, M.A. Near Eastern Studies

Jenna Glickman***, Ambassador Intern Program Coordinator-University of Arizona, International Studies

Jill Murray, Volunteer Management Assistant - University of Arizona, Public Mgmt and Policy

 

Center for Well Being

Eli Asher*, Mental Health Case Management - University of Arizona, Psychology

Holly Bryant*, Well-Being Promotion - University of Arizona, Master of Public Health

Ma'ayan Maoz,  Mental Health Case Management -University of Arizona, Psychology

Gururoop Wazir**, Refugee Youth Program Intern - University of Arizona, International Studies

Michael Weinand, Survivor of Torture Program Intern - University of Arizona, Physiology

Elizabeth Wilson, Developmental Disabilities Intern - Western NM Univeristy, M.A. Occupational Therapy

 

Resettlement

Harmony Chartier, Resettlement Services - University of Arizona, Political Science

Jessica Gaver, Extended Services - University of Arizona, Anthropology

Florinda Grami, Resettlement Services - University of Arizona, Government and Public Policy

Kaelyn Mahar, Resettlement Services - University of Arizona, Political Science

Allyson McDonough, Extended Services - University of Arizona, Poli Sci and Economics

Amy Siko**, Medical Services - University of Arizona, Speech and Hearing Science

Katherine Suarez*, Medical Services - University of Arizona, Public Health

Emily Swivel, Resettlement Services - University of Arizona, Public Health

* - Indicates number of previous placements as an IRC intern or volunteer

   

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