Working to advance civil rights
Patrick Fraser took a first year seminar on the U.S. war on terrorism; three years later, his professor asked him to serve as the seminar’s orientation leader and teaching assistant. He studied abroad in Belgium, where he interned at Mothers at Risk in Brussels. He also interned at the Stateline Literacy Council in Beloit. Patrick worked for the Admissions Office for several years, rising to become the tour guide coordinator. He won a prestigious Fulbright Fellowship to Malaysia as an English Teaching Assistant. He is currently working as a civil rights advocate at the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Burlington, Vermont.