04.24.15 — The Rappaport Center for Law and Public Policy at Boston College Law School has named Jessica Acosta '16 and Colleen Shea '16 amongst its 2015 Fellows. Jessica will intern at the Salem Youth Advocacy Division of the Committee for Public Counsel Services, implementing a project aimed at reducing the number of youth with complex social, emotional and mental health needs committed to the Department of Youth Services and involved in delinquency matters. Colleen will intern at the Governor’s Office of Legal Counsel. (more)

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