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Angela Cooper Institute for Privacy Protection Fellow

Meet Angela Cooper, an Institute for Privacy Protection Student Fellow 2018-2019

Angela Cooper was a Student Fellow for the 2018-2019 academic year. Angela received her B.A. in Communications with a minor in Political Science. Then she joined Teach for America, where she taught at Academia De Niños. During this time, she earned her Master’s in Education from the University of Missouri-St. Louis. As a hobbyist of computers and gaming, when she arrived at Law School she knew she wanted to go into the field of Cybersecurity. Her first summer she spent at the New Jersey Office of the Attorney General working on COPPA cases. Recently, she has taken on work in other areas of Privacy including the GDPR. Angela strongly believes that the world needs to balance privacy and security concerns with our innovative and changing economy by becoming an educated citizenry.