Feb 27 2014
Alexa Remis (M.A. 2008) is currently a third-year law student at the University of Texas School of Law in Austin where she also serves as the administrative editor of the Texas Law Review. She spent last summer as a summer associate at Gibson Dunn in Washington, D.C., and she currently interns at the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Austin. Upon graduation, Alexa completed a yearlong clerkship with Judge Gregg Costa in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas before starting her law degree.
Brittany Jenkins (M.A. 2011) completed her M.A. at Columbia and is working toward her Ph.D. in sociology, concentrating on law and society, at Northwestern University. She is a part of the Comparative Historical Social Science Interdisciplinary Workshop that stresses the importance of placing social science in a historical context, where she continually meets historians and the Latin American Studies cluster.