2010 Scholar

Shane E. Crary-Ross
New York University

Shane E. Crary-Ross
Shane is double-majoring in economics and social work at NYU. She is interested in how public policy can promote a just society, healthy planet, and strong economy. Shane is the NYU Program Coordinator of Project HEALTH, an organization that seeks to break the link between poverty and poor health, and the co-chair of RISE, a grassroots collective of NYC social workers committed to social action through political education. She also works in the NYU Sustainability Office, and previously co-chaired the Food and Purchasing Working Group of NYU's Sustainability Task Force. Her favorite activities are gardening and eating samosas.

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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