She was also a long-term volunteer at Mabarrat Um Al Hussein, an all boys’ orphanage and community center.
Ollie is native to Dearborn, Michigan, and was offered a scholarship to play football at GVSU.
With his free time, Ollie enjoys reading books (preferably on a beach), traveling, hiking, and cooking.
A total of 719,618 people of concern are registered with UNHCR in Jordan, including 646,329 Syrians, 55,162 Iraqis, and 9,127 others including 4,071 Yemenis, 3,055 Sudanese and 777 Somalis.
This internship has brought her into Zaatari Refugee camp, the largest Syrian refugee camp in Jordan, and introduced her to the individuals working tirelessly to assist persons in need.
The program is co-curricular and cross-disciplinary — this year representing 52 different areas of study — and it provides numerous opportunities for student fellows to develop leadership excellence.