Miosotti Tenecora is a third-year law student at Boston University School of Law, where she is a recipient of a full tuition public interest scholarship. Miosotti is an active member of BU Law’s public service community. She participated in the Legislative Policy and Drafting clinic and in the International Human Rights clinic. During her law school summers, Miosotti worked as a judicial intern at the US District Court Eastern District of NY, and she worked as a legal intern at the Bronx District Attorney’s Office – Domestic Violence Unit. In addition, she completed a 6-month externship with the office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees in their Dominican Republic office. Prior to law school, she worked two years at Sanctuary for Families helping immigrant domestic violence survivors. As she enters her legal career, Miosotti plans to continue fighting gender-based violence through legal advocacy for immigrant domestic violence survivors in California.
Kennedy LeJeune, Miosotti Tenecora, and De'Jonique Carter talk about the importance of developing cultural competency as a law student.