Mellon Mays Fellow
Ana Abreu, a native New Yorker, is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Public Administration and Urban Studies, and an accelerated master’s degree in the Study of the Americas. Her research interests center on U.S. imperialism, migration, and gentrification. Specifically, she seeks to investigate the connections between U.S. imperialism in the Dominican Republic and the subsequent displacement of Dominican immigrants in the United States. Ana plans to enter a PhD program in sociology to become a future educator and researcher in academia.