New Jersey, 2018
Current Place of Residence: Newark, New Jersey
University: Princeton University
Current/Recent Course: BA Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs
Jordan D. Thomas, Newark, is a senior at Princeton University where he is majoring at the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and double minoring in Portuguese Language and Culture and African-American Studies. He was a Fulbright Summer Institute Fellow at the University of Bristol where he studied the culture, heritage, and history of the UK. He interned at the Office for Civil Rights’ Program Legal Group at the U.S.
Department of Education as part of the Scholars in the Nation’s Service Initiative. At Princeton, Jordan was elected to be the co-chair of the community house executive board, where he oversees nine student-driven education projects to support under-represented youth in academic success. Jordan plans to study for an M.Phil. in Evidence-Based Social Intervention and Policy Evaluation at Oxford.