#InspiringYaleStudents: Lauren Tilton

Lauren Tilton, a doctoral candidate in American studies, talks about why she chose Yale and what she loves about the university. Tilton is co-director, with Professor Laura Wexler, of Photogrammar, a project to map photographs of the Great Depression and World War II. She chaired the Yale Graduate Student Assembly in 2012–2013 and is currently the advocacy chair for the Yale Graduate and Professional Student Senate.