Archive for January 2019

Intern Voices: Alaa on Her Fall Internship Experience

    Small tasks may seem irrelevant to what you are interning for but those tasks can help to build your skills for the rest of your career.   Alaa Hammoudeh attends American University with an expected graduation date of May 2021. She is majoring in Justice and Law with a concentration in Criminal Justice at the…

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Keeping Cultures Connected: An Interview With Lobna Ismail

  Lobna Ismail is the founder and President of Connecting Cultures and a member of the ABPA’s Advisory Board.   How did you come up with the idea of Connecting Cultures? What inspired you? After giving birth to my first child, Sharif, I couldn’t bear to leave him at six-weeks-old. My desire to integrate ‘mom-hood’…

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Internship Placements Fall 2018

Congratulations to all of ABPA’s accepted students in the Internship Placement Program! Throughout the semester, a great amount of those selected students were placed into phenomenal internships with federal agencies, private sector companies, and even NGOs and think tanks! Read below about the achievements of each of our placed students.   SAMAH MOHAMED – NATIONAL US-ARAB…

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