10.11.12 International Day of the Girl
Thanks to the tireless efforts of AUDACIA participant Plan International, and its partners, the United Nations has declared October 11, 2012 to be the first-ever International Day of the Girl. ...
Kathryn Moeller to Speak at AUDACIA
We are thrilled to announce that Kathryn Moeller will speak at AUDACIA 2011.
Kathryn Moeller is a doctoral candidate at the University of California, Berkeley in the Social & Cultural Studies program of the Graduate School of Education, and she is pursuing a Designated Emphasis in Gender, Women, & Sexuality. Her research and teaching focus on the relationships between education, feminism, and development. Her forthcoming dissertation examines the role of transnational corporations and their foundations in the field of girls’ education. Her field research in the U.S. and Brazil was supported by grants from the National Science Foundation (2009-2010) and Fulbright-Hays (2009-2010). She is currently a National Academy of Education Spencer Dissertation Fellow (2011-2012) for the study of education. As a graduate student instructor, she has taught courses on global poverty, feminism, and the relationship between the U.S. and Latin America. Prior to graduate school, she taught in formal and non-formal educational settings in the U.S. and Honduras.