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Scholar Profile

Julija Zubac

Los Angeles Secondary Education


Named one of "30 Under 30 Innovative Educators" in 2011, Julija Zubac is an educator with extensive international experience. A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania (BA, Honors in Political Science) and Claremont Graduate University (MA, Education), Julija has worked on projects in India, Bosnia, and Mexico and grew up in the ex-Yugoslavia, Italy and the U.S. Julija is fluent in four languages and is an award-winning writer for her ethnographic research at Claremont Graduate University. She is the current West Side Regional Chair for the Milken Scholars Alumni Association and organizes an annual college essay workshop with fellow Scholars. Julija believes that the key to educational and professional success is unlocking students' passions and interests while broadening their perspective. Julija is a registered alumni interviewer with the University of Pennsylvania, and currently teaches social science at Locke High School. She may be contacted at julijazubac@gmail.com

High school:  Marshall Fundamental


College Year Degree
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
2006 B.A. Political Science
Claremont Graduate University
2011 M.A. Education