Wendy Serra

Dr. Lyrissa Lidsky
Levin College of Law
"I wanted to acquire essential writing and analytical skills while expanding the reach of my undergraduate years. I understood that research was an important tool in bringing about change and wanted to participate in that process as much as I could."


Political Science



Latin American Studies

Research Interests

  • Voting Wait-Times
  • Voter ID Laws
  • Free Speech Issues

Academic Awards

  • Askew Scholar 2014
  • Anderson Scholar with Highest Distinction 2015
  • University Scholars Program 2016


  • Student Code of Conduct Committee
  • Cuban-American Student Association
  • Bob Graham Center Student Fellows


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Hobbies and Interests

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Research Description

Justice Scalia's Imagined Audiences
We are looking at how Justice Scalia's conflicting constructions of imagined audiences affected key decisions that he made in the Supreme Court.