Alumna Q&A with Lauren Binnert ’17

The Basics:

Your Name:
Lauren M. Binnert

Current Job Title:
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer

Employer/Current Organization:
Peace Corps

Graduation Year:
2017

Major at Binghamton:
Psychology and Spanish

What activities and clubs/organizations did you participate in at Binghamton?
Study Abroad:
Local Development in the Andes (Peru, May 2014)
Universidad Nacional de Cordoba (Argentina, Spring 2016)

On-Campus Employment:
Senior Peer Assistant, Fleishman Center for Career and Professional Development
Discovery Advisor, Discovery Program
Supplemental Instruction Leader, Discovery Program
Campus Tour Guide, Admissions

Volunteering:
Public Service Learning Community, Hinman College
Study Abroad Ambassador, International Education and Global Initiatives Office

Tell us about your internships:
English Speaking Assistant, English Language Institute at Binghamton University – I supported the primary instructor by guiding small-group discussions in a classroom of 25 English Language Learners, in addition to supporting student learning with focus on academic writing, conversation and presentation skills.

Want to learn more about Lauren?
https://www.linkedin.com/in/laurenbinnert/

By Jessica Lane-Rwabukwisi
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