BA Global Studies and Modern Languages '20
Parisa holds a B.A. in global studies & modern languages with a concentration in justice and human rights, as well as a French minor. She currently serves as the Education Program Administrator at HIAS Pennsylvania. In this role, Parisa supports school enrollment for newly arrived refugee youth, adult ESL, K-8, and high school programming, to provide a safe space for multilevel language learners using trauma-informed teaching strategies. As a prospective ETA in Turkey, she hopes to combine her interests in refugee education and English language learning while exploring all that Turkey has to offer. She would like to express her gratitude to her Fulbright advisor, Kelly Weissberger, for all of her encouragement and support!
Last updated: June, 2021