May 9, 2013
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Young Alumni News and Notes

News, Newsletter

Mariam Cisse, B.A. ’06 earned her M.A. in Socio-Economic Development at the New School, after which she worked at ACCION USA as a lending associate and community relations specialist, creating loans and giving advice to small business owners across New York. She then moved on to work with the East River Development as a financial counselor, providing one-on-one counseling financial advisement to individuals in low income public housing neighborhoods. She is also the founder of ForMali, an NGO that works to prevent international students from dropping out of school through mentorship and financial support.

Megan Kleven, B.S. ’07, is the owner of Mama Soup, which recently opened its newest location in Mineola, New York.

Aleksandra Terzieva, B.A. ’09 completed her master’s degree of Philosophy in International Relations and European Studies at Cambridge University before working as a trainee economist/policy analyst at the Organization of Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) headquarters in Paris.

Jennifer Fauci, B.A. ’10, recently published her first children’s book, a Christmas story titled A Present for You, A Present for Me. It is available on Amazon. She also writes for publications such as Newsday, various websites and The Latin Kitchen

What have you been doing since you graduated from Adelphi?

If you’ve started your own organization or program or are engaged in innovative work, let Adelphi know! We want to share your business or other success with the young alumni community in the future.

About Adelphi: A modern metropolitan university with a personalized approach to higher learning.

Adelphi University is a highly awarded, nationally ranked, powerfully connected doctoral research university offering exceptional liberal arts and sciences programs and professional training with particular strength in its Core Four—Arts and Humanities, STEM and Social Sciences, the Business and Education Professions, and Health and Wellness. Adelphi is dedicated to transforming students’ lives through small classes, hands-on learning and innovative ways to support student success.

Founded in Brooklyn in 1896, Adelphi is Long Island’s oldest private coeducational university. Today Adelphi serves nearly 8,000 students at its beautiful main campus in Garden City, New York—just 23 miles from New York City’s cultural and internship opportunities—and at dynamic learning hubs in Manhattan, the Hudson Valley and Suffolk County, and online.

More than 100,000 Adelphi graduates have gained the skills to thrive professionally as active, caring citizens, making their mark on the University, their communities and the world.

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