2016 Student Fellows

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Rebecca Sananes's picture
Lesson Builder User, Student Fellow
Rebecca Sananes finished her Master's in Journalism at Boston University and is a reporter with Vermont Public Radio. Prior to her work with VPR, she was the Graduate Fellow at WBUR - Boston's NPR...
Daniel Socha's picture
Student Fellow
Daniel Socha is a Global Communication master’s student at Kent State University and a recipient of the Pulitzer Center Campus Consortium Student Fellowship. His academic research investigates...
Anna Spoerre's picture
Student Fellow
Anna Spoerre is a sophomore at Southern Illinois University majoring in journalism and minoring in environmental studies and creative writing. She is a campus reporter for the student-run publication...
Jennifer Stephens's picture
Student Fellow
Jennifer Stephens recently completed a Master in Public Health (MPH) degree in Global Health at The George Washington University, including a practicum project with Village Reach Malawi. Jennifer is...
Meredith Stutz's picture
Student Fellow
Meredith Stutz is a senior at Elon University studying broadcast journalism and entrepreneurship. She has a resolute passion for storytelling and shining a light in dark places all while informing...
Kate Toporski's picture
Student Fellow
Kate Toporski is a senior at the University of Michigan. Kate is majoring in Communication Studies, with minors in both Writing and Community Action and Social Change (CASC). During Kate's time at U...
Rachel Townzen's picture
Student Fellow
Rachel is a Master of Social Work student at the University of Pennsylvania, with a concentration in policy and certificate in Global Human Rights. She is the president of Social Work Advocates for...
Amanda Ulrich's picture
Student Fellow
Amanda Ulrich is a 2016 graduate of Wake Forest University, where she studied communications, journalism and entrepreneurship. During her time as an undergraduate, she developed her passion for...
Kent Wagner's picture
Student Fellow
Kent Wagner is a photographer, audio producer, and filmmaker concentrating on science, natural history, and environmental subjects. He has completed projects for the National Park Service, NASA, and...