UF Law Student Jana Wasserman Awarded Yegelwel Fellowship to Work With Anti-Defamation League

Published: March 3rd, 2008

Category: News Briefs

Jana WassermanSecond-year UF law student Jana B. Wasserman (pictured left) has been awarded the 2008 Evan J. Yegelwel Fellowship. The fellowship award provides a UF law student with a stipend and summer work experience at the Anti-Defamation League’s Florida Regional Office in Boca Raton. Wasserman is a graduate of the University of Florida, with a bachelor’s degree in Criminology and English. She is conversant in American Sign Language, and is interested in extending her advocacy skills to individuals with hearing disabilities and the deaf, to ensure that they have proper legal representation.