Meet the Interns - Avyan Mejdeen


Name: Avyan Mejdeen

Internship area: Advancement and Youth Interventions (with Restorative Justice)

School and year: Concordia College, Class of 2022

Hometown: Moorhead, MN, but I immigrated to the U.S. from Kurdistan, Iraq in 2002.

Hobbies: Reading, rollerblading, hanging out with friends and family.

Favorite food: Spaghetti

Favorite books: A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens, The Crown by Kiera Cass and The Selection by Kiera Cass

Favorite movies: Deadpool 2, Game Night, and White Chicks

Favorite TV show: Being Mary Jane, Gilmore Girls, How to Get Away with Murder and Supergirl

Favorite place to go: Silev in Kurdistan

Why I’m interning in Youth Interventions at LSSND: I am interning at LSS to get more experience with what social workers do and how nonprofits like LSS help the community.

Goals for this internship: I hope to become a better communicator, leader, team member and listener.

Other goals: I am going to Concordia to study biology and chemistry to hopefully one day go to medical school and become a doctor.


Compiled by Michelle Foster - LSSND Communications

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