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Elizabeth Angeles

Reflecting on post-Maria Puerto Rico

As a full-time employee of the NYC Office of Emergency Management, NYU Wagner student Elizabeth Angeles (MPA Candidate 2018) was deployed to Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria.

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Project Alianza Scholarship Recipient and Mother, Capstone Team, Nicaragua

NYU Wagner Capstone Team works with alumna to improve education in Nicaragua coffee fields

NYU Wagner alumna Kristin Van Busum founded Project Alianza, which provides educational opportunities for children at risk of child labor in rural coffee communities, and she enlisted a Capstone team to help figure out how to expand the organization's reach.

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Javier Valdes

Alumni in Action: Fighting for Immigrants' Rights

Javier Valdés (MUP) serves as Co-Executive Director of Make The Road NY, the largest immigrant base-building group in New York. Since the 2016 election, Valdés has strengthened Make The Road's commitment to ensuring that immigrants’ rights and dignity are respected.

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