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Josef Korbel School of International Studies Humanitarian Assistance Program

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Current Students

Michelle Lampton

Humanitarian Assistance Student Michelle Lampton

Michelle Lampton is studying International Human Rights at the Josef Korbel School of International Studies at the University of Denver with a certificate in Humanitarian Assistance.

Following her undergraduate studies, Michelle has held many different positions, mostly in education. She was a 7th and 8th grade Reading teacher, a University TEFL Peace Corps volunteer in Ukraine, and a Program Manager for an AmeriCorps education non-profit. She first became interested in the humanitarian field during her Peace Corps service where many of her secondary projects were aimed at raising awareness of and preventing human trafficking and the spread of HIV/AIDS. 

Michelle is originally from Houston, TX. She holds a BA in English from Texas A&M University and a MA in Medieval Studies from the University of Leeds in England.