About this blog

The Admissions Office is lucky to partner with amazing students who work with us as Admissions Coordinators, Diversity Representatives, and Admissions Representatives. Get to know a little bit more about some of our current students and recent alums. You can also reach out to our current students with your questions during the academic year.

Meet B. Rey ’21

December 1, 2020

Name
B. Rey

Graduation Year
2021

What is your hometown?
Queens, NY

Where did you go to college and what did you major in?
Yale; Global Affairs

Tell us about your prior work experience
I previously worked for Connecticut Voices for Children as an Associate Policy Fellow and for the Joyful Heart Foundation as a Policy & Advocacy Coordinator.

What is your favorite thing to do in New Haven?
Hike up East Rock (with a stop at East Rock Coffee on the way up and a stop at One 6 Three Pizza on the way back).

What is your favorite restaurant in New Haven?
Nolo

What student groups, journals, and/or clinics have you been involved in?
Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic (WIRAC), HAVEN Medical-Legal Partnership (Co-Director), Yale Journal of Law & Feminism (Editor-in-Chief), OutLaws (Academic & Professional Chair), First Generation Professionals (Academic Chair)

What has been your favorite class at YLS?
Other than WIRAC, my favorite class has been Professor Scott Shapiro's Cybersecurity seminar.

What are your career aspirations?
I'd like to work on litigation focused on reducing the use of surveillance and confinement in the criminal and/or immigration contexts.

What do you like most about working for the Admissions Office?
Getting to chat with so many prospective students.