Follow Gem’s Progress
Gem McHaffey was recognized for earning a spot on an honors listNational Honors SocietySpring 2016 - Spring 2017Added by Gem
Gem McHaffey was recognized for earning a spot on an honors listRecieved First HonorsFall 2013 - Spring 2017Added by Gem
Awards & Recognition
Gem McHaffey was recognized for earning an academic awardPlaywriting awardSpring 2017Added by Gem
Gem McHaffey was recognized for earning a scholarshipMahar/Firouzbakht Scholarship for those who overcame difficultiesSpring 2017Added by Gem
Fresh Pond Ballet
Ballet TeacherSeptember 2014 - August 2018
Worked with children aged 3-5.
HostessMay 2018 - August 2018
Organized menus, responsible for checking emails, answering phone calls, and showing guests to their tables.
McHaffey and Associates
Asylum InternJune 2018 - August 2018
Worked with a client to fill out all aspects of an asylum application.
PAIR (Political Asylum Immigration Representation) ProjectJune 2017 - August 2017
Worked as a legal assistant. Visited immigrant detention centers to give intake screenings with detainees to see what legal relief they are eligible for. Helped to plan "know your rights" community presentations about constitutional rights of immigrants when facing immigration enforcement. Answered phones during open lines. Worked on SIJ filing.
The Barton Center for Diabetes Education
Camp CounselorAugust 2015 - August 2016
Worked with type one diabetic children aged 12-14 at a residential summer camp. Lead activities, assisted with basic medical needs, and took care of needs.