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Milken Scholar 2013
Scholar Profile

Haeeun (Blessing) Jee



Blessing graduated in 2018 from Harvard College, where she studied sociology and Spanish. During her sophomore year of college, she co-founded and led the Asian-American Women's Association on campus, spearheaded the marketing campaign for the largest undergraduate-run conference on social entrepreneurship, and cross-registered into an urban design class at MIT's School of Architecture and Planning. After sophomore year, Blessing took a gap year and worked at The Sunlight Foundation, the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office, and the Dept. of Housing and Urban Development in D.C. The summer after her junior year, Blessing was an investigative intern with the Bronx Defenders in New York City. She taught English for a year and a half in Spain, as part of a program conducted by the Ministry of Education. Utilizing her Spanish skills, she completed an internship with the Organization of American States, Education Section. Currently, she is learning French and waiting for the COVID-19 crisis to end so she can safely see all her Milken family members. In 2021, she will matriculate at Harvard Law School and focus on international law.

High school:  Grover Cleveland High School


College Year Degree
Harvard University
Cambridge, MA
2018 A.B. Sociology
Harvard University
Cambridge, MA
2022 J.D. Law