2012-2013 Fellows

Kevin DahaghiKevin Dahaghi was a double major in sociology and journalism and media studies. He was born in Portugal and raised in Elizabeth, New Jersey. While being a Scarlet Knight, he committed himself to civic engagement and community development as a Bonner Leader, Rutgers Future Scholars Mentor, and member of Journalists for Human Rights. His interests lay in understanding and reforming social policies affecting underdeveloped communities and at-risk populations. In the past he interned with the University of Orange, a nonprofit community development organization, where he spearheaded outreach initiatives and surveyed community partners to identify their needs and resolve their grievances. During Spring 2013, Kevin drafted his policy memo on lessening restrictions for immigrants groups to receive driver's licenses and IDs; he worked with Catherine Lee from the Rutgers Sociology Department. He will spend the 2014-2015 year in Macau as an Fulbright English Teaching Assistant.