Laura Newberry

Position title: L.A. 19 & Chicago 19 Posse Mentor

Email: laura.newberry@wisc.edu

Working Degree: J.D. Candidate

Laura has served on the Asian Law Student Association and the Law School Wellness Coalition executive boards, and is vocal about the importance of getting involved in student organizations. She has volunteered with the Unemployment Appeals Clinic and created her own event series exploring the intersection of science, technology, engineering, math, and social justice. Laura is passionate about alternative careers in STEM or the intersection of education and race, color, national origin, socioeconomic status, gender, sexual orientation, ability, etc. Her hobbies include computer gaming, eating (Laura is a Yelp Elite), trail running, and her dog, Dorrit.