Get to Know Our Interns – Jaimie Boruff
“You learn more from failure than from success. Don’t let it stop you. Failure builds character.”
Institution: Ivy Tech Community College
Major: Human Services/Social Work
What is your role at Pass The Torch? Along with administrative duties, I help with social events with both Pass the Torch and Project Grow. I also follow up with developing professionals and our mentors and mentees to make sure everyone is having a successful mentoring experience. I also help with the 500 Circle and the Pass the Torch blog.
What is your favorite thing about interning here? I feel like I am constantly learning something every time I walk in the door. I am gaining so much to take me with me in future endeavors and I want to thank Pass the Torch for this amazing opportunity.
What are your career aspirations? I aspire to work with young at-risk women or the elderly. I also have a passion for Human Rights concentrating on law and social injustices within the community. I am hoping to attend the University of Indianapolis to obtain my degree in Social Work and would like to obtain my Masters in Human Rights.
Favorite Indy Restaurant: The Old Spaghetti Factory
Favorite Things To Do In Your Free Time: spending time with family and friends, going to concerts and running
Interested in becoming an intern for Pass The Torch? Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.