CBR Project: “Reconciling Refugee Expectations with Realities in New York.” International Rescue Committee (New York, NY). 2017.
Young Park (class of 2019) is from Basking Ridge, New Jersey and is pursuing degrees in Public Policy Studies and International Comparative Studies, with a minor in Cultural Anthropology. On campus, she tutors and mentors refugee children through the MASTERY tutoring program at the Kenan Institute for Ethics and works as a student intern at the Duke Community Service Center. Young is interested in exploring the disparity between refugee expectations and realities during the resettlement process. This summer, Young is working with the International Rescue Committee in New York City to assist refugee clients with their resettlement needs.