A Day in the Life: Texas RioGrande Legal Aid

(via Vault Blogs, by Piyali Syam, December 5, 2012): Adriana Rodriguez’s (UT Law Class of 2011) Equal Justice Works Fellowship brought her back to her hometown of Laredo, Texas, where she grew up. During her two years as a Teach for America Corps Member placed at Reagan High School in Houston to teach 9th grade English, she found that many of her students came from low-income families and had witnessed domestic violence in their households. Fueled by a passion for improving outcomes for children, Adriana threw herself into service-oriented public interest law at the University of Texas School of Law [...] Read More

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