PHRGE Announces Its Fall Scholars

PHRGE Announces Its Fall Scholars

08.16.22 — The Program on Human Rights and the Global Economy (PHRGE) at Northeastern University School of Law is pleased to welcome its fall scholars, Tiffany Wang ’24 and Lauren Yamaguch ’24. Every quarter, PHRGE provides financial support to outstanding JD and LLM students who have chosen to work with co-op organizations that protect and promote human rights.

Fall 2022 Scholars

Tiffany Wang ’24
Greater Boston Legal Services: Asian Outreach Unit
(Boston, MA)
Tiffany will work with low-income Asian individuals and advocacy organizations to protect the human rights of Asian residents in Boston in the areas of housing, immigration, employment, and domestic violence.
Lauren Yamaguch ’24
Native Hawaiian Legal Corporation
(Honolulu, HI)
Lauren will work to perpetuate the culture and traditions of the Indigenous people of Hawaiʻi by advocating for Native Hawaiian land and water rights, burial protection, and government accountability.

About Northeastern University School of Law

The nation’s leader in experiential legal education since 1968, Northeastern University School of Law offers the longest-running, most extensive experience-based legal education program in the country. Northeastern guarantees its students unparalleled practical legal work experiences through its signature Cooperative Legal Education Program. More than 1,000 employers worldwide in a wide range of legal, government, nonprofit and business organizations participate in the program. With a focus on social justice and innovation, Northeastern University School of Law blends theory and practice, providing students with a unique set of skills and experiences to successfully practice law.

For more information, contact d.feldman@northeastern.edu.