Irah Gates (Rust College, c/o 2019) named a Memphis Urban Fellow!

Irah Gates, an UNCF/Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellow attending Rust College, has been named a Memphis Urban Fellow for the 2017-18 school year. As a part of this program, she interns with Memphis Area Neighborhood Watch Programs through the Memphis Police Departments Real Time Crime Center. She attends various meetings and events regarding the neighborhood crime prevention grant and explains to citizens how the process works. She has also administered 5k events and neighborhood crime prevention workshops. Cheers, Irah!