Meskerem Mize

Meskerem Mize graduated from American University with a BA majoring in sociology and minoring in anthropology. She is currently living in Oakland, California serving with AmeriCorps as a group leader for an organization called Super Stars Literacy, focused on children in kindergarten through second grade who exhibit significant delays in reading and writing, and thus are at serious risk of school failure. Meskerem is excited to begin her Masters program this Fall 2017 in the UW School of Social Work and hopes to one day work in the field of refugee resettlement.