Chase Bandolik and Christina Fitsalos took full advantage of their time in Japan by participating in a Zen Meditation Workshop, learning the history of the tea ceremony, painted and drew with elementary school kids, and making their own tofu -- all of this in addition to their internship responsibilities!
Randi Wilson & Ross Hettinger wrote 32 info bits and 2 press releases, worked to develop educational materials for teachers, and traveled to expos and business fairs as interns in the Knowledge Diffusion arm of FNRI.
While working at the World Friendship Center, Ziyao (Mirabelle) Chen learned about what brings people to WFC and Hiroshima, and what helped the victims of the A-bomb to get through the hardest time and to regain hope. Josie Blumberg and Lindsey Peters assisted with English classes, prepped guestrooms, and visited the nursing home -- all while also researching Global Environmental Sustainability and Asian Development Spring 2017 and Public Opinion Regarding Nuclear Power.
Friends of Earth, Japan
As an intern at Friends of the Earth (an environmental, non-governmental organization), Ruihan Li assisted the staff, translated documents, and focused on the nuclear project.
EarthRights International, Thailand
At EarthRights International, Tera Wilson and Eva Nautiyal led and supported English classes, developed lesson plans, completed a graphic design project, conducted advocacy research, and conducted cultural research.
Mission for Migrant Workers, Hong Kong
While interning at Mission for Migrant Workers, Adna Mujović and Shaela Phillips recorded detailed chronologies of clients' situations, wrote letters to the Immigration Department/Labour Department, computed monetary claims, took statements, and accompanied clients to hearings at the Labour Tribunal.
Filip Duda and Sydney Rowley volunteered a major outreach events, facilitated home safety, first aid, and elderly care training sessions, completed case work, and so much more as interns at Mission for Migrant Workers.
Olivia Heffernan shared photos of her time as an intern at Mission for Migrant Workers.