Astin Civic Engagement Scholars



Previous Scholars

    Alexis Bruun
Major: World Arts & Cultures
Community Partner: Lamp Art Project
Project: Benefits of arts programs with homeless adults
Faculty Sponsor: David Delgado Shorter, World Arts & Cultures

    Li-Tsung (Alyssa) Chen
Major: Political Science
Community Partner: Inglewood Self Help Legal Access Center
Project: Comparison of self-help legal programs
Faculty Sponsor: Susanne Lohmann, Department of Political Science

    Cailin Crockett
Major: Pre-Political Science
Community Partner: Working Wardrobes for a New Start
Project: Outcomes of programs at shelters and transitional living centers
Faculty Sponsor: Patricia Gandara, Department of Education

    Teresa Melendrez
Major: Women's Studies
Community Partner: The Venice Family Clinic
Project: Effectiveness of sex education programs in high schools
Faculty Sponsor: Grace Hong, Department of Asian American Studies

    Elena Salazar
Major: World Arts & Cultures
Community Partner: Alliance for Immigrant Rights
Project: Feasability of municipal ID program in Los Angeles
Faculty Sponsor: Raul Hinojosa-Ojeda, Department of Chicana and Chicano Studies

    Freddy Yusuf
Major: Psychobiology
Community Partner: Culver City Senior Center
Project: Benefits of Tai-Chi programs for older adults
Faculty Sponsor: Sarosh Motivala, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Science