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About Us

IJL is an initiative designed around best-practices in the fields of public engagement and project-based learning.  We are eager to support, and learn from, colleagues elsewhere who are developing similar projects.


IJL focuses on Public Engagement in the Humanities and Teaching & Learning with projects:

  • Guides to Defending Yourself in Immigration Court

  • Asylum Project 

  • Country Experts

   The Team   

Melissa Almonte

JD Graduate (Law School)

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Tania Morris-Díaz

Staff Attorney, MIRC

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Grace Argo

Asylum Team Coordinator, Ph.D. Student (History/Women’s Studies), IJL Graduate Supervisor

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Ashley Moon

Designer and Researcher

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