2012 Fellows

 

Annie Smartt spent the summer working with Violence Prevention through Urban Upgrading (VPUU), an organization that identifies areas in townships with high crime rates and then conducts strategic structural interventions to create safer communities. Read about her experience...

 

 


 

Francisca Gilmore worked with the Population Media Center's Vice President for International Programs, Kriss Barker, to assess the possible expansion of PMC's entertainment education programs to Angola and Mozambique. Read about her experience...

 

 


 

Aliza Gazek spent the Cape Town winter working with Violence Prevention through Urban Upgrading (VPUU), an organization that is creating infrastructure along a pedestrian corridor in Khayelitsha to increase safety and reduce crime. Read about her experience...

 

 


 

 

 

After spring quarter ended, Marcus Leaks stayed during the Summer to pursue a community based participatory research project with Goedgedacht. an organization that developed several programs to address the needs of impoverished areas. Read about his experience...

 

 

 

 


 

Tumisang Madigele worked with IkamvaYouth, a non-profit organisation that provides supplementary after school tutoring to high school students from grade eight until grade 12.  Read about her experience...

 

 


 

 

Hannah Rich conducted research on the relevancy and importance of environmental education as perceived by teachers in under-resourced primary schools.  Read about her experience...

 

 


 

 

Keith Calix engaged with the community of Lavender Hill, where he designed and implemented a project to address its high school dropout rate. Read about his experience...