Engaging Iraqi Youth on Higher Ed


Project Title Engaging Iraqi Youth on Higher Ed
Project Summary Develop virtual programs to engage Iraqi youth who are interested in studying at U.S. universities.
Country United States
Agency Department of State
DoS Office NEA/PPD
Post N/A
Section N/A
Number of Interns 1
Project Description

* Familiarity with social media platforms as outreach/promotional tools
* Knowledge of filming short video segments, editing video, and adding subtitles
* Interested in promoting U.S. higher education opportunities to young Iraqis
* Passionate about connecting young people across continents to discuss cross-cultural educational experiences
* Proficiency in Arabic is a plus, but not required.

Desired Skills Interests
Skill
Video editing
U.S. higher education admissions for international students
Social Media
education
Videography Skills
Additional Information

2015-16 project code: STATE-IRQ-1 - Madeline Ewbank, continuing on project from August 2016-May 2017.