Rising senior Jordana Schaeffer will serve as an intern with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra during summer 2018. She will be participating in their outreach program, OrchKids, a year-round after school program for over 1,300 students in Baltimore City. It was modeled after El Sistema, and includes music programs and instruments of all genres. The goal of the program is to create social change through music education. The focus Is on access and inclusion, and gives children the tools and opportunities to succeed.