A California Bay Area native, Sabrina Jen is a visual artist and educator passionate about facilitating ethical conversations on racial inequalities in the context of the digital age. She is currently based in New York City where she works with elementary school-aged students to navigate hybrid and digital classroom environments. She enjoys introducing her young students to current event projects and discussions related to social justice and activism. Beyond her professional pursuits, Sabrina also loves studying the art and activism of drag, learning about food history, and painting. Sabrina has a MA in Ethics & Society and a BA in New Media & Digital Design from Fordham University.
Updated May 2020
More from Sabrina Jen
Exploring the Unsurprising Rise of Anti-Asian Violence in the U.S.
Senior Fellow Sabrina Jen's project analyzed the rise of Sinophobia during the COVID-19 pandemic and contextualized it in historical anti-Asian violence in the U.S.
2019 Warsaw Fellowship Blog
During the 2019 Warsaw Fellowship, our Fellows wrote daily blogs of their experiences during the Fellowship. Read their reflections here.
Thank you to our 2020 US Review and Admissions Committees
As every year, Humanity in Action received many applications for our Fellowships in Europe and Atlanta this year. We are so grateful to the dedicated Senior Fellows and friends who volunteered their time and energy in reading and reviewing applications.
Advocating for Change, Not Inspiration
Taking inspiration from disability advocate Katarzyna Bierzanowska, 2019 Warsaw Fellow Sabrina Jen reminds young activists to learn and change mentalities rather than looking for "inspiration" from minoritized communities.
Humanity in Action Announces the 2019 US Fellows Cohort