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Manal Sidi

She/Her Program Manager, Welcome.US

Manal is the Program Manager supporting the Welcome Campus Network (WCN), a space to amplify the work of higher education institutions (HEI) to welcome and support newcomers. Manal represents Welcome.US in the SHERR Consortium, which utilizes the infrastructure of WCN to grow and deepen HEI engagement. Manal’s background is in community participatory research and evaluation, specifically engaging and collaborating with refugee and immigrant community members. She holds an MPH from Emory University Rollins School of Public Health and her personal experience resettling from Somalia drives her to elevate the experience of newcomers in this work.

Email Address manal@welcome.us
State New York
Webpage https://welcome.us/more-ways-to-help/welcome-campus-network
Main area of practice
  • Other
  • Policy Advocacy
  • Research & Data
Specializes in These Areas
  • Activism/Grassroots Mobilization
  • Africa
  • Americas (South, Central & Caribbean)
  • Black
  • Crisis Response
  • Digital Technology/Literacy
  • Disability/Ability
  • First-Generation
  • HBCU
  • Hispanic-Serving Institutions
  • Housing
  • Language
  • Latinx
  • Middle East
  • Minority Serving Institutions
  • STEM
  • Socioeconomic Status
  • Non-Traditional students
  • Trauma-Informed Care
Populations served
  • Resettled Refugees
  • Humanitarian Parolees
  • Welcome Campus Network
I'm open to... Networking