Graduate Student, Syracuse University
Political Science and History major
Brianna spent her first year after graduation working and applying to Ph.D. programs in political science. She will be starting her graduate work at Syracuse University in the fall of 2018 focusing on American Politics. Brianna’s experience as a political science and history double major inspired her decision to work towards her doctorate and seek out a career in academia.
Political Science major; Pre-law Program
Attorney at Law, Cooper Erving & Savange LLP, Albany NY
“I am originally from Brazil. I was a member of the Hartwick soccer team. I am by nature a competitive person….I do not want to lose a case. Being a civil rights lawyer is a tough job. We need more people doing this work. When you win a case, it makes you feel so good. It keeps you going. If you want to make a difference in the life of 3-4 people, it’s worth it.”