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Rebecca Henriquez

Staff Assistant, Operations
Supporting: Associate Dean/ Academic Programs/ Social Innovation

As one of the Swearer Center’s Staff Assistants on the Operations Team, Rebecca works to support all staff throughout the center. She provides general support to the daily functions of the center along with special projects for the individual programs. Rebecca helps students navigate the center and connect them with the appropriate staff member. Through research and collaboration she helps organize events for students, staff, alumni and donors.

Originally from Long Island, New York, Rebecca holds a BA in Spanish Literature and Culture from Northeastern University in Boston. After graduating she moved to Providence, RI and loves being a part of its community. Rebecca grew up in a multi-cultural background and loves learning about other cultures and sharing community. The summer before joining the Swearer Center, she worked as Assistant Director of a non-profit summer camp for kids, where she found her passion for administrative work. Rebecca loves how the Swearer Center is a space where people from all walks of life can cross paths and exchange experiences.

“Diversity: the art of thinking independently together.” — Malcolm Forbes