Nelly Bruce, Summer Associate

A BRYC College Fellow, Nelly joins BRYC in 2020 for her second consecutive year as Summer Associate. Nelly is currently a rising Junior at Tulane University studying Political Science, Social Policy, and English.

Nelly was born in New Orleans, but moved to Baton Rouge at a young age; she enjoys roots in both cities. She graduated from Lee Magnet High School and was a Class of 2018 BRYC Fellow. Outside BRYC and the classroom she devotes significant time to learning and facilitating conversation about racism, social justice, and equity. A member of the National Pan-Hellenic sorority, Zeta Phi Beta, in her free time Nelly writes poetry, makes graphics, organizes calendars, or reads for fun.