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07.26.19 — The Program on Human Rights and the Global Economy (PHRGE) at Northeastern University School of Law is pleased to welcome two new appointees, Catalina Carbonell ’21 and Kristen Tully ’20, to its prestigious fellowship program. Every quarter, PHRGE provides fellowships to outstanding JD and LLM students who have chosen to work with co-op organizations that protect and promote human rights. Each fellow receives $3,500 in financial aid.

Fall 2019 PHRGE Fellowship Recipients


Catalina Carbonell ’21
Inter-American Court of Human Rights (San José, Costa Rica)
Catalina will conduct research on international human rights issues, develop judicial arguments for specific cases, draft legal reports, and assist with logistical issues during public hearings.


Kristen Tully ’20
Massachusetts Law Reform Institute (MLRI) (Boston, Mass.)
Kristen will promote immigrants’ rights by assisting with administrative advocacy, community organizing, impact litigation and legislative advocacy.

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 and is a national leader in legal education reform. Founded with cooperative legal education as the cornerstone of its program, Northeastern guarantees its students unparalleled practical legal work experiences. All students participate in full-time legal placements, and can choose from the more than 1,500 employers worldwide participating in the school’s signature Cooperative Legal Education Program. The future of legal education since 1968, Northeastern University School of Law blends theory and practice, providing students with a unique set of skills and experience to successfully practice law.

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