History Senior Azza Cohen Named 2017 George J. Mitchell Scholar

November 30, 2015
Azza Cohen

Princeton senior Cohen receives Mitchell Scholarship to study in Ireland

Princeton University senior Azza Cohen has been named a George J. Mitchell Scholar to study culture and colonialism at the National University of Ireland (NUI) Galway. The Mitchell Scholarships were awarded to 12 students nationwide by the nonprofit U.S.-Ireland Alliance based in Washington, D.C.

A native of Highland Park, Illinois, Cohen is a history major pursuing certificates in urban studies and South Asian studies. Before freshman year, she spent nine months engaged in community service work in India through Princeton's Bridge Year Program.

Cohen said she will pursue interests in history and documentary filmmaking while studying at NUI Galway. Read more at News at Princeton.


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