Safia Albaiti


University of Massachusetts, Amherst


Boston, MA

Academic Concentration: 

Social Thought and Political Economy


Internship highlights: Safia examined the intersections of gender and immigration through research and documentation of human rights abuses by for-profit detention centers throughout the United States against immigrant women for an upcoming report on the role of gender in migration trends; advocated for immigrants facing detention and deportation.

Biography: Safia Albaiti -- From Boston, Massachusetts. A rising senior at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, majoring in Social Thought and Political Economy and involved in campus activism, from Fair Trade to the anti-war movement.