Students

Robin Al-haddad's picture
Robin Al-haddad

Robin holds a Master of Legal Studies (MLS) with a concentration in international human rights law as well as a Master’s of Development Practice (MDP) from the University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona.  She has over 12 years experience working for international humanitarian organizations in the...

[more information]
Victoria Bennett's picture
Victoria Bennett
I am Victoria L. Bennett and a new student in the HRP Master’s program for Fall 2019. I have lived in AZ for the past 4+ years and currently reside in Phoenix. I’m originally from Ft. Wayne, IN, and have since lived in Illinois, Georgia, Kentucky and now here. As of July 2019, I now commute on...
[more information]
Cynthia Burr's picture
Cynthia Burr

Human Rights Practice has been the foundation and passion for my more than 20 years of service in social/human services. From managing group homes and crisis nurseries, teaching and advocating for special needs children, and working with UA's own Human Services program, I hope to expand my...

[more information]
Scarlett DeLorme's picture
Scarlett DeLorme

I am a recent graduate from Northern Arizona University (Class of 2019). I have a degree in biology, and I am hoping one day to go to law school and study Bioethics. While studying biology I realized how many atrocities have been committed in the name of science and how those behaving unjustly...

[more information]
Aviva Doery's picture
Aviva Doery

I graduated from Penn State University in 2017 with degrees in International Politics and Global students and a certificate in Holocaust and Genocide Studies. As part of the Schreyer Honors College, I completed a thesis on the lives of lesbian women in Berlin before and during the Holocaust. My...

[more information]
Itzel Iñiguez's picture
Itzel Iñiguez

I have always been interested in helping others and I have tried my best to volunteer as much as possible. I have been a volunteer with Tau-Sigma National Honor Society, Candlelighters of Southern Arizona, Make-A-Wish Foundation Arizona, Casa Alitas, Commission on the Status of Women and UA...

[more information]
Katie Kanitz's picture
Katie Kanitz

I have a Bachelor of Science degree in Agribusiness Management from Michigan State University. I have been working in agriculture since I graduated with my degree in 2012.  In recent years, human rights issues have been on my heart and are what I find myself passionate about.  When I discovered...

[more information]
Kayleigh Kresse's picture
Kayleigh Kresse

I graduated in 2015 from Grinnell College with a Bachelor's degree in Biochemistry and I hope to go to medical school in the future. In college, I became interested in the social, political, economic, and legal barriers that limit patients’ abilities to lead healthy lives in the United...

[more information]
Sarah Nassiwa's picture
Sarah Nassiwa

My name is Sarah Nassiwa and I graduated in 2015 with a bachelor's degree in Business Administration from National Louis University in Chicago, IL. I was born and raised in Uganda – Africa. I came to the USA in 2010. I hope to use my master's degree to be a voice for the voiceless especially,...

[more information]
Lauren Perrone's picture
Lauren Perrone

I graduated from High Point University in May of 2019 with a BA in Spanish and a minor in Latin American Studies. I have always had a heart for service, and a passion for justice. I came across this program which combines what I am passionate about, and also gives me the knowledge and tools to...

[more information]
Maggie Ramirez's picture
Maggie Ramirez
As a first-generation and non-traditional college student, I transferred to the University of Arizona College of Public Health after attending community college for many years and earned my B.S. in Public Health in 2015. After graduating, I served in an Operations and Program Management role...
[more information]
Katarina Tatomirovic's picture
Katarina Tatomirovic
I graduated in 2018 with a BA in Philosophy and Russian from the University of Hawai’i at Manoa. I hope to use my philosophical and linguistic background to better serve the diverse communities of the world. I believe that an understanding of peoples through language and ...
[more information]
Jennifer Ward's picture
Jennifer Ward

I am currently a student in an EdD program in International and Multicultural Education with a concentration in Human Rights Education at the University of San Francisco. My original purpose of getting the graduate certificate in human rights at the U of A is to take courses to transfer for...

[more information]
College of Social and Behavioral Sciences