Astin Civic Engagement Scholars



Previous Scholars

    Tifanni Prater
Major: Political Science
Community Partner: United American Indian Involvement (UAII) and Central High School
Title: The Lost Ones: A Case Study of Continuation High Schools in Los Angeles




    Danielle Perez
Major: English
Community Partner: 826LA in Mar Vista
Title: Volunteer-Based Differentiation Techniques to Address Variant Student Needs





    Sandra Parra
Major: Dance
Community Partner: Godinez Fundamental High School
Title: The Latina-Ship: Exploring the Dance between Identity and Hip-Hop





    Lidia Orozco
Major: Spanish Community & Culture
Community Partner: Compton YouthBuild
Title: Cultivating Critical Consciousness in Urban Youth through Narrative Photography




    Juan Torres
Major: History
Community Partner: The Immigrant Organizing Project with the American Federation of Labor- Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
Title: Building immigrant power through organized labor





    Judith Saunders
Major: Anthropology
Community Partner: Meet Each Need with Dignity (MEND)
Title: Grow Together: A food desert intervention program that gives families access to fruits and vegetables