Originally from Albany, New York, Sadie Basila is a Bates College rising junior majoring in Politics and Economics. She has previously participated in advocacy groups for a variety of social and economic issues during her time in high school and college. She has worked in food justice reform and in the newspaper industry. She is very involved in The Bates Student, the college’s newspaper, and currently works as a section editor and leader.
She is passionate about legal reform for immigrants’ rights and is excited to have the opportunity to join the team as a summer intern.