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Monday, July 7, 2014 - 10:15am


Dobbs Ferry, N.Y. – July 7, 2014– Mercy College alumna Jesenia Toledo '14 attended a Bronx campus “Lunch with a Leader” this past spring that connected her to Elmo. At the lunch Tolendo met Lynn Chwatsky, Vice President of Initiatives, Partnerships and Community Engagement at Sesame Workshop. After their meeting Toledo kept in touch with Chwatsky, and applied for an internship at Sesame Workshop. Toledo is now enjoying a paid full-time internship at Sesame Workshop with professionals in her field of study, computer information systems. Toledo also gets to spend her spare time bonding with Elmo and other Sesame Workshop characters!



For more information about the “Lunch with a Leader” program please contact Mercy College’s Career Services Department. 


About Mercy College
Founded in 1950, 

 Mercy College is a private, not-for-profit higher education institution that offers more than 90 undergraduate and graduate degree and certificate programs within five prestigious schools: Business, Education, Health and Natural Sciences, Liberal Arts and Social and Behavioral Sciences. Mercy College offers an engaging and personalized learning experience that includes the College’s revolutionary Personalized Achievement Contract (PACT) program. The Mercy College PACT is the first program of its kind and now serves as a nationally recognized model for mentoring. 877-MERCY-GO.