The Arc is pleased to announce the selection of Patrick Dennis as the second recipient of the Paul Marchand Internship. Mr. Dennis’ educational background, work history, and devotion to disability advocacy make him an ideal candidate for this position. He is currently pursuing a law degree at Lewis & Clark University in Oregon and serves as the President of the National Association of Law Students with Disabilities (NALSWD). He has recently served as a law clerk for Disability Rights Oregon and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
The Paul Marchand Internship was created to honor Paul’s nearly four decades of advocacy on behalf of people with I/DD and leadership in the broader disability field. Paid summer, spring, and fall sessions will be available through 2015. Learn more about the internship on The Arc’s website.