Yume Hoshijima is a third-year student in a four-year joint degree program at the Yale Law School and the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies. He focuses on a wide array of domestic and international legal issues relating to climate change.
Yume has previously worked for the Natural Resources Defense Council, Environmental Defense Fund, and Center for American Progress. At Yale, Yume serves on the editorial boards of the Yale Law Journal and Yale Journal on Regulation, represents community organizations in Alabama and New Mexico as a student advocate for the Environmental Justice Clinic, teaches Yale College students about sustainability, and has served as a board member of the Environmental Law Association and Temporary Restraining Order Project. Yume received his B.A., magna cum laude and with distinction, in environmental studies from Yale College.