IDCE Students Profiles

Chantal Begley (GISDE '2014)
IDCE Fellow

Chantal Begley (USA) has a B.S. from Bridgewater State University. Her research interests include medical geography, disease mapping, and environmental justice. Her undergraduate research involved analyzing combined sewage overflow systems in New Bedford, MA and possible opportunities to recycle storm water runoff. Chantal did community outreach with Bridgewater, MA and BSU creating databases and maps of acceptable rentals and properties with landlords in resource-poor areas and collaborated with Bridgewater Police Department to incorporate disturbances reported at rentals. Considering charity events as her service she is active with Relay for Life, Susan G. Komen, and Boston Making Strides Against Breast Cancer.