Isiah Iniguez
Milken Scholar 2013
Scholar Profile

Isiah Iniguez

Secondary Education

Biography

Isiah was a 2018 Corps Member at Teach For America and taught middle school special education in South Los Angeles, where he also served on the School Site Council (SSC). He finished his undergraduate degree in public policy and education studies during the winter of 2017, while part of Brown University's Washington D.C. program. In 2016 Isiah interned in the U.S House of Representatives through the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute. He has completed internships with the Rhode Island Department of Education and the University of Pennsylvania's Graduate School of Education. In the summer of 2017, Isiah completed a fellowship in Public Policy and International Affairs (PPIA) at Princeton's Woodrow Wilson School. At Brown, Isiah served on multiple executive boards and was appointed to the Undergraduate Council of Students Financial Aid Advisory Board. Isiah was a UCLA Law Fellow at UCLA's School of Law in 2019 and currently serves as the Director of Social Engagement for the SCS Noonan Alumni, a scholarship program, of which he is also a recipient. Isiah was just selected as a Fulbright Finalist and will be departing to Colombia in January 2021 while also completing his Master's in Urban Education: Policy & Administration at Loyola Marymount University's School of Education.


High school:  Lawndale High School

Degrees

College Year Degree
Brown University
Providence, RI
2017 A.B. Public Policy & Education Studies
Loyola Marymount University
Los Angeles, CA
2021 A.M. Urban Education: Policy & Administration

News and Highlights

Isiah Iniguez (MS '13)

Teaching in Colombia: Isiah was just selected as a Fulbright Scholar and will be departing to Colombia in January 2021 to teach English at a university, while also completing his Master's in Urban Education: Policy & Administration at Loyola Marymount University's School of Education. A huge congrats to Isiah, who will be one of only 47 Fulbright Scholars teaching in Colombia this coming year!

Isiah Iniguez (MS '13)

Washington bound. Congratulations to Isiah Iniguez, MS '13, who is one of 22 finalists chosen to be part of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute’s (CHCI) 2016 Spring Congressional Internship Program (CIP). Isiah will be spending the Spring semester working at the congressional office, participating in group community service projects, and attending leadership sessions.