Minor Helps Students Tackle Human Rights Issues

Oswaldo Vargas and Liz McAllister
Oswaldo Vargas and Liz McAllister

By Jeanette Yue, feature writing intern and double major in communication and psychology, with minors in sociology and writing, College of Letters and Science

"When Liz McAllister transferred to UC Davis in 2016, she didn’t expect that she would be able to study human rights, much less go to Lebanon to work with Syrian refugees.

McAllister’s work in Lebanon is just one way she takes on human rights issues. A fourth-year design major and human rights minor, McAllister says she encounters human rights issues every day in every corner of her life."

Read the full story at the College of Letters and Science.