Entries by Jeremy Goren

I Can Mess Up, But I’m Strong

by Tyreek Page During my junior year of high school I was attending the Brooklyn College Community Partnership and earned an internship working with kids at Center For Family Life (CFL), on Mondays and Wednesdays. I also participated in an Anti-Discrimination Clinic on May 17th and edited other students’ final reflections for their internship on […]

Gun violence

by Khristian Sterling Since the memorable school shooting at Columbine High School to America’s most recent school shooting in Parkland Florida; America’s street has been plagued with gun violence because of lax gun laws and or an outdated amendment. There’s no one party to blame in this situation facing our society, but there are many […]

Career Changing: Yahairi’s Internship Review

During my time at Brooklyn College Community Partnership, I have met amazing people that have helped shape who I am and had the opportunity to intern at Brooklyn Youth Sport Club (BYSC) and the Phenomenal Girls Symposium. Throughout both of these internships, I have gained a lot of experience and knowledge on what career path […]

Vanesha Promaphil “The Wedding Planner”

       For the past couple of months, I’ve been doing an internship with a wonderful event planner named Debbie Lewis. When I first met her for my interview I was really shy. I couldn’t even make eye contact with her, to be honest, but she thought that was cute. Thank goodness. After meeting up […]

Maham

BCCP means not only Brooklyn College Community Partnership, but also a place that taught me a lot through the course of one year. At the start of this vibrant year, I came to BCCP in hopes of getting an internship, however I was told that there were not enough seats for everyone, therefore I was […]

Neil’s Internship Review

Neil Singh   Ever since the first day I started working at the Queens Zoo I knew it would challenge me in ways that I’ve never been before. Although the challenges were very hard I was surrounded by wonderful people which made my experience a blast. Out of all the internships I could’ve done I’m […]

Tyrique Curry “PRYSAFE Adventure”

  My internship was all about keeping the community safe and spreading awareness to everyone. We would teach each other and the community about safe sex, consent, sexually transmitted diseases, pregnancy, and bullying. The program which is called PRYSAFE also kept kids/teens off the streets and out of trouble and to prepare and be aware […]