Graduate will Teach For America
Aaron Bos-Lun ’12 has been chosen to join the Teach For America corps, a highly selective organization that trains recent college graduates who commit to teaching in a low-income community for two years. He will teach in an elementary school in Miami, Fla.
As a political science major, Bos-Lun has had a plan all along to combine a career in politics and education. “Education, democracy and international security are all about building a better world. Democracy creates the conditions for a peaceful and productive society, and education enables people to create the best version of themselves within such an environment,” he says.
He views Teach For America as an opportunity to combine education and social change in an up-close and personal way. In his second year of Teach For America, he plans to begin a master’s degree program in education and social change at the University of Miami. [Read more...]