2010 Scholar

Korin R. Tangtrakul
Temple University

Korin R. Tangtrakul
Korin is pursuing a double major in environmental studies and geography & urban studies at Temple University. She is the current president of Students for Environmental Action and the director of Philly Eco Kids, an environmental education program for youth in Philadelphia. Her passion is in environmental city planning and urban agriculture. She recently spent a semester in Tokyo, where she stayed with a host family and experimented with Japanese cuisines. This summer, Korin will be spending three weeks in Malawi, Africa studying sustainable agriculture.

How can you describe a weekend of student leaders from across the U.S. with an intense passion to change the world? The Orientation was a phenomenal experience to meet and build connections that I'm sure will last a lifetime.

Emily Bacha, 2009 Udall Scholar


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