2018 The Boehnen Fund for Excellence in Gender Studies Summer Internship Grant Recipients
Allison Dopazo ‘19 (Gender Studies major; Interdisciplinary Minor in Constitutional Studies)
Allison will be interning in the Domestic Crimes unit at the Florida State's Attorney’s Office in Coral Gables.
Abigail Ferguson ’19 (Psychology major; Gender Studies supplementary major)
Abby will be working with Becky’s Fund, a nonprofit organization in Washington, D.C. focused on preventing relationship violence and encouraging healthy relationships among adolescents in the D.C. area.
Amy Mansfield ’19 (Psychology major; Gender Studies minor)
Amy will be an intern at the Illinois Institute of Addiction Recovery in Peoria, where she will work directly with clients and hopes to lead a gender-specific group or family program.
2018 The Genevieve D. Willis Endowment for Excellence in Gender Studies Summer Research Grant
Allison Dopazo ‘19
Gender Studies senior thesis research
Sarah Kelly ‘19
“The Criminalization of Motherhood and California Safe Baby Surrender Laws”
Gender Studies senior capstone essay research
Lawrence (Trey) Murphy ‘19
“A Cross-Cultural Comparison of Gay and Lesbian Dating Patterns in Santiago de Chile and Chicago, Illinois”
Sociology thesis research