The 2022 UPPF Research Symposium Follow-Up
Friday, 15 April 2022
IPCE's Urban Public Policy Fellowship (UPPF) Program Fellows presented their research posters on April 15th in a virtual setting, led by Program Manager Gabriela Avila. The symposium showcased our Undergraduate Fellows' public policy research, with policy-related projects that stem from hands-on research experience. Topics included justice, community development, gentrification, immigration, mental health, health disparities, and education
Welcome remarks were given by Joseph K. Hoereth, Director of the Institute for Policy and Civic Engagement (IPCE) and Joseph Fields, Associate Director of the African American Academic Network (AAAN).
UPPF presenters included Jocelyn Aranda-Ortiz, Ariana Ascencio, Maria Baeza, Malaquias Crystal, Alejandra Diaz, Michael Fernandes, Yaritzi Hernandez, Elias Kassa, Soha Khatib, David Marroquin, Marisa Miles, Mummypraise Ovoh, Afua A. Owusu-Ansah, Ashley Perez, Anna Pirvu, Terrice Randolph, Mandalyn Renicker, Gabriela Gomez Samano, Nimisha Sharma, and Andrea Zaragoza. We are excited to see what they do in the future, and wish them each the best!
The day was closed by Luis Duarte, Executive Director of Latin American Recruitment and Educational Services (LARES).