Law Student Yasha Clark Selected for Emerging Leaders Congressional Fellowship in Japan

Third year law student Yasha Clark has been selected to participate in the 2018 Emerging Leaders: Japan Exchange Program titled the “Kakehashi Project” from March 20-30, 2018.

In partnership with the government of Japan, the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Inc. selects 18 participants each year for the Kakehashi Project, which is a study aboard program in Japan for emerging leaders. Through this initiative, the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, the Embassy of Japan, and the Japanese International Cultural Center aim to increase African American students’ interest in and exposure to global opportunities and the culture of Japan.