Category Archives: Middle East

Reilly Grant ’21, Center for Strategic Studies at the University of Jordan

  Determining the Effectiveness of Foreign Aid This summer, I interned as a research assistant for one of the Middle East’s premier think tanks and political research centers. I was mostly tasked with turning raw data from surveys into presentable … Continue reading

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Wasan Alfatafta ’21, Dr. Lina Ashour’s Psychotherapy Clinic, Amman, Jordan

Protest in Amman, Jordan regarding fuel price increase Starting in early July, I never expected my internship at a psychotherapy clinic in Amman, Jordan, to be as world-altering as it turned out to be. My internship was a 3-days a … Continue reading

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Soren Barnett ’20, Onward Israel Diversity and Social Justice, Haifa, Israel: Blog 3/3

Hello or שלום! In this blog 3/3, I will be covering: Internship at the LGBTQ+ center, educational programming through Onward Israel, conclusion.  For a more complete report and background, please read the other two parts of my blog! Internship at … Continue reading

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Soren Barnett ’20, Onward Israel Diversity and Social Justice, Haifa, Israel: Blog 2/3

Hello or שלום! In this blog 2/3, I will be covering: Internship at the Moadonit, challenges with the program and SEF, and tips.  For a more complete report and background, please read the other two parts of my blog! Moadonit … Continue reading

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Soren Barnett ’20, Onward Israel Diversity and Social Justice, Haifa, Israel: Blog 1/3

  Hello or שלום! I am writing from Haifa, Israel, where I have been living and interning for the past seven weeks (and I have one week left)!  I am a rising junior and am double majoring in International Affairs … Continue reading

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