Meet Past Scholars

Melvin Kelley IV

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Class of 2001

Job Title: Teaching Fellow and Visiting Assistant Professor
Northeastern University, School of Law

Hometown: New Britain

Community Service: Volunteer on the selection committee of the Robert T. Kenney Scholarship Program at the American Savings Foundation.

Hobbies: Learning About Astronomy



Bachelor of Arts, Political Science and Economics
Africana Studies, Concentration
College of Holy Cross

Juris Doctor
Columbia Law School

The success I have attained thus far is a direct result of ongoing, historically rooted movements for social justice. As a Civil Rights Attorney, I intend to do my part to continue opening doors of opportunity for future generations.

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