Rinku Sen

President and Executive Director of the Applied Research Center and Publisher of Colorlines.com

Rinku Sen is the president and executive director of the Applied Research Center (ARC) and the publisher of Colorlines.com.

A leading figure in the racial justice movement, Rinku has positioned ARC as a national home for media, research and activism on these issues. She started her organizing career as a student activist at Brown University, fighting race, gender and class discrimination on campuses.

Rinku is the recipient of numerous fellowships and awards for activists and journalists. She was named a Prime Movers Fellow and one of Ms. Magazine’s “21 Feminists to Watch.” Her work on immigration has recently been featured on ABC and MSNBC.

Twitter handle: 
ARC_RinkuSen

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