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Global Studies Symposium

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Carole Weinstein International Center, International Commons
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Select students from the Global Studies program present their senior research projects on a wide array of topics then answer questions from the audience. Food and entertainment to follow.

Please join as your schedule permits.


  • Welcome and Introductions
    Dr. Martha Merritt and Dr. Sheila Carapico

  • Presentation 1, Carly Green, ‘19 (3:10 p.m.)
    Dimensions of Healing: A Descriptive Analysis of Culture and Local Participation in Post-Conflict Psychological Interventions in Africa and the Middle East

  • Presentation 2, Haley Neuenfeldt, ‘19 (3:30 p.m.)
    The Effects of Climate Change on Poverty in Coffee Producing Regions of El Salvador

  • Presentation 3, Alexandra Smith, ‘19 (3:50 p.m.)
    Street Art Activism: Translating Grassroots Movements from the Local to the Transnational Level Through Graffiti

  • Reception and Turkish/Balkan Music (4:10 p.m.)
    Musical Group Yuz Yuze