After training and familiarizing myself with the day to day activities of the SERO, I began to assume the responsibilities associated with the description on my name plate: Partnerships and Community Engagement Assistant. Partnerships refers to a collaboration between Atlanta National Parks and Atlanta Latino organizations. Thus, I began to familiarize myself with the parks I’d be working with.
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Its been just over two weeks since I started my internship at NPS’ Southeast Regional Office or – how most people refer to it – SERO and in the short time that I’ve been here I’ve learned a lot. For example, I quickly caught on to the fact that government employees really love acronyms! To get into the practice of … Read more
My name is Branca Sánchez and I am a rising Junior at Emory University. I am majoring in International Studies and Business Administration. Additionally, I study assimilation and discrimination patterns among the growing Hispanic community in Atlanta as a Sociology research assistant. Although I’m not an Atlanta native, I’ve begun to call A-town home! I am originally from Quito, … Read more