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Alyssa Farks

Co-Op Research Assistant

Alyssa joined the Global Resilience Institute in July 2020 as a Co-op Research Assistant. She is currently in her fourth year at Northeastern University, pursuing a B.A. in Environmental Studies with a minor in Spanish. Prior to joining the GRI team, Alyssa was a Program Intern at the MIT Environmental Solutions Initiative, and has spent many semesters working as an Assistant Teacher at the Russell J. Call Children’s Center at Northeastern. On campus, Alyssa is involved with Northeastern’s Sunrise Movement hub as part of the Research Team.