UConn Junior Takes Part In Prestigious Summer Program
Mariam Vargas 25 (CLAS), a political science major, was one of 15 individuals nationally who took part in the 2023 Charles B. Rangel International Affairs Summer Enrichment Program this summer. Selection to the Washington, D.C.-based program is highly competitive.
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