- education BA, Boston College
MS, Northeastern University Download CV
Catalina Tang Yan is interested in positive youth development, community/youth participatory action research, and transnational, diasporic communities. Her work has focused on creating spaces for social transformation and empowerment using storytelling, digital literacy, and C/YPAR with youth and families of color, particularly with Latinx and APIA communities in the Greater Boston area. Born and raised in Colombia, Catalina also works as a Research Associate at the Center for Promise at the BU School of Education.