IDCE Students Profiles

Christine Brown (IDSC '2011)

Christine Brown (USA) received her B.A. in communication from the University of Maryland in 2005. While volunteering for a community development initiative in the Volta Region of Ghana, she encouraged higher education among the Junior Secondary School students. She also introduced a sexual education program, and discussed income-generating ideas with community members to complete construction of a village library. She recently developed a scholarship fund to provide tuition assistance for the children of Saviefe to attend Senior School. Her research interests include human rights, sustainable economic development, public health awareness, and education.