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Katherine Clifton

Hawaii, 2016

Katherine Clifton
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  • University: Princeton University

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Katherine K. Clifton, Honolulu, is a 2015 magna cum laude graduate of Princeton, where she earned a B.A. in English and a minor in Theatre. She served as an elected member of the Undergraduate Student Government, a Writing Center fellow, a Residential College Advisor, a campus tour guide and Historian, a tutor of incarcerated students at New Jersey correctional facilities, and a member of the Bhangra Punjabi dance team. Dedicated to both facilitating dialogue across and within marginalized migrant communities and bringing the arts to a broad audience, she spent a year in Serbia after high school creating an English language program for Romani youth. After graduating, she returned to Serbia for a year in order to develop and stage an original documentary play exploring hostilities between the Serb and Roma peoples and to work with Syrian refugees at aid centres and camps. At Oxford, she will pursue the M.Sc. in Refugee and Forced Migration Studies and the Master of Public Policy.