IDCE Students Profiles

Hannah Caruso (IDSC '2011)

Hannah Caruso (USA) graduated with a B.A. in international development and social change from Clark University and now wants to pursue a Ph.D. in development anthropology. Her academic interests are political economy, democratization, participation, community organizing, movements for social change and Latin America and the Caribbean. As a component of her Service-Learning study abroad program in the Dominican Republic this past year, she worked with a public health team at a local non-profit organization to perform scientific investigation of the effectiveness of their clean water education and water filter distribution programs.