Wednesday, March 24, 2021

March 31 Fellows Program Event: Water Security/Environment/Law/Global Health Alumni Panel

Hello BSOS Students!

Want to hear from thriving young professionals in the fields of water security, environmental protection, law, and global health? The Federal & Global Fellows Program is hosting a virtual panel event on March 31 from 5-6pm with three fantastic Federal & Global Fellow alumni.

Erin Hylton is a program analyst with the World Bank's Water Global Practice. Erin's previous experiences include: Department of State Virtual Student Foreign Service Program for the U.S.- Brazil Working Group on Climate Change, Climate Policy Researcher for the Brookings Institution, Marshall Scholarship, Boren Scholarship and Udall Scholarship. Earned a Master of Science degree in Hydrology & Sustainable Development from Imperial College London and a second Master of Science degree in Water Science, Policy & Management from Oxford University. At UMD Erin majored in Civil and Environmental Engineering and was a Federal Fellow in Energy and Environmental Policy 2011.

Mohammad Zia is a law student at Harvard Law School who has done research on energy policy and international development. Mohammad's previous experiences include: Fulbright Research Scholar (solar technology, economic development and policy), Luce Scholar (technology policy, renewable energy, peacebuilding), and Boren Scholarship (studying Arabic in Jordan). Earned a Master of Public Policy degree from Oxford University. At UMD, Mohammad majored in Global Diplomacy and Development (created his own major through the Individual Studies Program), and was a Global Fellow in U.S. Foreign Policy 2012.

Sana Haider is an M.S. candidate and Independent Researcher with Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, studying global health and population issues. Sana's previous experiences include: Research Data Coordinator at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Fulbright Scholar (Philippines), JPSM Junior Research Fellow at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. At UMD Sana majored in Community Health and was a Federal Fellow in Public Health Policy 2016.

To RSVP, please click here: 

Event: Water Security/Environmental/Law/Global Health Alumni Panel 
Date: March 31, 2021 
Time: 5:00-6:00pm
Location: Refer to RSVP Link for Zoom Info
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This event will be hosted by the UMD Federal and Global Fellows Programs (Federal  Fellows | Global Fellows).  Learn more about Fall 2021 Application here: Fall 2021 Federal/Global Fellows Application.

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