Recent Graduates

Zachary Bernstein

Zachary Bernstein

Class of 2013, America Field
J.D. Candidate, Duke University School of Law

Thesis Title: Monument or Memorial? Art and Automobiles in Diego Rivera’s ‘Detroit Industry’ Murals

What Now: 2L, J… Read more about Zachary Bernstein

Grace Chen

Grace Chen

Class of 2015, America Field
Research Assistant, Division of Women's Health, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Thesis Title: Ambiguous Authenticity and Culinary Connection: Joyce Chen's Chinese Cuisine in Cambridge, Massachussetts, 1949-1982

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Sam Greenberg

Sam Greenberg

Class of 2014, America Field
Co-founder, Y2Y Harvard Square

Thesis Title: “Through No Fault of Their Own”: Responses to Homelessness and the Framework of the Deserving and Undeserving Poor in Harvard… Read more about Sam Greenberg

John Griffin

John Griffin

Class of 2016, American Studies
Policy Associate with Democrats for Education Reform, Massachusetts

Thesis Title: Writing the Past and Shaping the Future: Historical Revision and Local Color Fiction in Post-Reconstruction Louisiana

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Madeline Holland

Madeline Holland

Class of 2015, America Field
Project and Outreach Associate, Talent Beyond Boundaries

Thesis Title: Stories for Asylum

What Now: Project and Outreach Associate at Talent Beyond Boundaries… Read more about Madeline Holland

Mattie Kahn

Mattie Kahn

Class of 2015, America Field
News writer, ELLE.com

Thesis Title: "A Magazine of High Character": Failure, Foresight, and the Literary Project of Edgar Allan Poe

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Anita Lo

Anita Lo

Class of 2016, American Studies (secondary in Ethnicity, Migration, Rights)
Compliance Specialist, Jane Street

Thesis Title: The I-Hotel in Social Movement and Collective Memory

What Now: Compliance Specialist at Jane Street… Read more about Anita Lo

Lucia Millham

Lucia Millham

Class of 2016, Modern Europe
Post-Baccalaureate Premedical Student, Johns Hopkins University

Thesis Title: Language and Legacy: British Nurses and Wartime Trauma on the Frontlines of World War I

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Caroline Trusty

Caroline Trusty

Class of 2014, Modern Europe
Law Student, Harvard Law School

Thesis Title: A War in Their Heart: The Pieds-Noir Rhetorical Construction of Identity After the Algerian War

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Kia Turner

Kia Turner

Class of 2016, American Studies
Founding Member, Harvard Teaching Fellows

Thesis Title: Revolt! Rally! Revise! Reclaiming the Power of the Black Narrative in Activist Achievements Against Harvard

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Cary Williams

Cary Williams

Class of 2016, American Studies
Associate Consultant, Bain & Company

Thesis Title: “At Least We Have Our Name”: Free People of Color and the Struggle to Survive in Antebellum Louisiana and Mississippi

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