Shaun King


Mount Holyoke College

Academic Concentration: 

African American Studies, African American Women


Biography: Shaun was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York. Shaun is currently finishing his second year at Mount Holyoke College as an African American Studies Major, with a concentration in African American women. After college he plans to attend law school, so he can become a civil rights lawyer for HIV positive poor women of color. His mother has been an HIV counselor for the better half of his life. This career has opened Shaun’s eyes to the devastation HIV/AIDS has caused in poor communities, especially amongst women. He looks forward to learning how to transform his passion into community organizing this summer.

Internship final reports: 
2012Women With A Vision