Rachel Vandegrift
Rachel Vandegrift
Global Opportunities Peer Advisor
Department: Global Opportunities


Major: Communication Studies
Program: Communities & Organizations in NYC, summer 2017 and Global Internship Program – Barcelona, summer 2018
Expected Graduation Date: Spring 2019

Rachel Vandegrift, originally from Baltimore, Maryland, is in her fourth year at Temple, pursuing a double-major in Communication Studies and Spanish. She completed the Communities and Organizations in New York City program in the summer of 2017, while also assisting with marketing and communication efforts with Maryland Nonprofits. After gaining some experience as an intern, she has developed a passion for working in the nonprofit sector, with charitable organizations and educational institutions. She continued studying and exploring her way across the globe when she participated in the Global Internship Program summer 2018 where she spent her time working full time in Barcelona, Spain.