Justin Brooks '18

Mr. Brooks studies Political Science and Mathematics and hails from Starkville, Mississippi, where he attended Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science.


  • Georgia Legislative Black Caucus Intern

  • New York Supreme Court Queens County Civil Term Judicial Intern

  • Better Schools Better Jobs Grassroots Organizer


  • Sociological Research at University of Cape Town in Cape Town, South Africa

  • Successfully conducted independent research in South Africa on black men and performances of masculinity

Graduate School Acceptances

  • Columbia Law School

  • Georgetown Law School

  • Vanderbilt Law School

  • USC Law School

  • UC Berkeley Law School

  • University of Michigan Law School

Post-Graduation Plan

  • WorldTeach International Teaching Fellowship in the American Samoa Islands


  • Oprah Winfrey South African

  • Zimbabwean International Leadership Fellow

Experiences Abroad

  • Semester in South Africa with School of International Training


  • Oprah Winfrey Scholar

  • Ray Charles Scholar Access Africa Scholar

  • TRIALS at Harvard Law School Scholar

  • Ronald H. Brown Scholar

Professional Programs

  • TRIALS at Harvard Law School


  • 2017 CUNY John Jay Social Justice Debates 2nd Place Speaker Overall

  • 2017 Tulane University Mardi Gras Debates Quarterfinalist 1st Place Speaker Overall

  • 2017 Georgia Parliamentary Debates Semifinalist 4th Place Speaker Overall

  • 2016 Pi Kappa Delta National Comprehensive Tournament Quarterfinalist

  • 2016 University of North Georgia Chicken and Egg Tournament Semifinalist 2nd Place Speaker