Student Experiences

Student Experiences

Anagloria Quintanar, Jane Addams School for Democracy, Spanish Circle Student Coordinator

Being able to work at the Jane Addams School for Democracy (JAS) for the past 2 years has been a great opportunity for me to help out and get  exposed to the Latino community in the Twin Cities. Learn more »

Rita Richardson, Policy and Education Intern, St. Stephen’s Human Services

Had you asked me less than two years ago what I was getting out of my undergraduate education I would have said, “credits to graduate.” However since transferring to SCU in the fall of 2012, I truly have claimed my education and am constantly seeing the intersection in all my experiences. One particular course I took led me to my current position in Community Work and Learning’s Community Leadership Program. Only last January, I took Dr. Jamie Peterson’s Psychology Seminar I, a service-learning course that prepares students for the real world. Learn more »

Marlee Mfalingundi, America Reads Student Coordinator

This is Marlee’s second year working with America Reads. She is a Student Coordinator, helping support the program as well as tutoring. With a passion for teaching and invaluable experience, Marlee always brings her enthusiasm and knowledge to America Reads. Learn more »

Fershteh Karimi, America Reads Tutor

This is Fershteh’s second year working with America Reads. As a dedicated nursing student, it is amazing that she can fit tutoring into her busy schedule! Fershteh currently tutors at Jackson Elementary and Anishinabe Academy and tutored at Project for Pride in Living (PPL) last year. Learn more »

Emily Fiske, America Reads Tutor

For almost 2 years, Emily has been working with America Reads. Emily currently tutors at Project for Pride and Living (PPL) and tutored at YWCA last year. Learn more »