2013 Scholar

Arturo P. Jaras Watts
Fairfield University

Arturo P. Jaras Watts
Arturo Jaras Watts is an activist and aspiring economist interested in the intersection between environment and investment. He views investments as blueprints for the future of society and is president and founder of the Proactive Investment Club at Fairfield University in Connecticut. There, he is in the process of establishing a revolving green fund to invest in campus sustainability. In his free time he enjoys playing ping pong, philosophizing with friends, attending environmental rallies and running marathons.

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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