The Heller School for Social Policy and Management

What Alumni and Current Students Say about Heller

Alumna Lisette Anzoategui MA SID/COEX'15 who now works at Social Impact, a private development firm in the DC area, talks about the diverse community at Heller and the intersectionality and transfer of knowledge by choosing a dual degree. Hear from Lisette:

Calvin Harris, MPP'10, of the Bipartisan Policy Center, explains why social justice is important to him.

Sylvia Murray, MBA/MA COEX'18, founder of nonprofit organization Sarus, explains why she chose to pursue a dual degree at Heller: an MBA and a master's in conflict resolution and coexistence.

Parisa Kharazi, MS/Global Health Policy and Management '13, first found out about Heller while she was a Peace Corps volunteer in Botswana. She is now a Senior Health Informatics Analyst at Jhpiego, an affiliate of Johns Hopkins University. Hear from Parisa:

Ariel Magid, MA SID/WGS'14 shares how the focus on sustainability and women's studies drew her to Heller.

Ajai Scott is a Heller MBA / MA SID '19 dual degree student who speaks about her future goals in development and business and how she benefits from a dual degree. Hear from Ajai:

Anri Tanabe, MS/Global Health Policy and MA/Sustainable International Development '17, and Christian Perry, MBA and MA/Sustainable International Development '17, reflect on their respective programs and their time at Heller as Returned Peace Corps Volunteers. Hear from Anri and Christian: