Volume 50 Online Contributors

 Alyssa Richardson, Executive Editor for Online Content - Alyssa is a 3L at HLS. She is interested in American education policy and the disparate impact on minority students. Alyssa is an active member of the mock trial team for Harvard’s Criminal Justice Institute. She is an alumnus of Furman University in South Carolina.

Matt TakoExecutive Editor for Online Content - Matt is a 3L at HLS.  Originally from Northeast Ohio, Matt earned his B.A. from the University of Southern California.  After college he spent three years teaching elementary school in New Orleans through Teach for America.  He has previously been a legal intern for the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Louisiana and a summer associate in the Los Angeles office of Skadden Arps.  He has also been a participant in The Ghana Project, the Mississippi Delta Project, and the Post-Foreclosure/Eviction Defense Clinic at HLS.

Shane HuntOnline Content Editor - Shane is a 3L at HLS.  He is from the Chicago area and received his B.S. from Duke University in 2012.  At HLS, he has been co-president of HLS Lambda and participated in the Harvard Law Entrepreneurship Program and the Harvard Negotiation and Mediation Clinic.  This past summer he was, was a legal intern in the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of New York and will be at O’Melveny & Myers this upcoming summer.

Krista WhiteOnline Content Editor - Krista is a 2L at HLS. She is interested in the psychology of law, as well as legal needs within the American healthcare system. During college, she volunteered for Legal Services of Southern Piedmont, working to provide legal orientation and family reunification for immigrants across North Carolina and the Southeast. At HLS, Krista is involved in the Labor & Employment Action Project.

Alex SelfOnline Content Editor Alex is a 2L at HLS. He is interested in criminal justice and its effect upon civil liberties. Alex is active in the Harvard Prison Legal Assistance Project and spent his 1L summer at Greater Boston Legal Services. Prior to law school he interned at the Rhode Island Public Defender and received a B.A. in history and politics from Brandeis University

Greg SwansonOnline Content Editor Greg is a 2L at HLS. After graduating from NYU with a BFA in Film & TV Production, he taught high school English in Oklahoma City through Teach for America. He’s interested in legal theory, rights, and influence of social understandings and presumptions on legal rules.

Alison BurtonOnline Content Editor

Laura Lane-SteeleOnline Content Editor

Julia MillerOnline Content Editor

Bea PaternoOnline Content Editor

Jonathan SappOnline Content Editor


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