IDCE Students Profiles

Hannah Gaschott (IDSC '2013)

Hannah Gaschott (USA) received her BA from Hampshire College in 2008. Her Divison III thesis was a research project she conducted on the prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV in South Africa. Hannah has worked creating HIV prevention programs for youth in Holyoke, Massachusetts and in theChesterville township of South Africa. She studied abroad at the University of KwaZulu Natal in South Africa in 2006 and returned to do research in 2008. Her interests include comprehensive safe sex education and HIV prevention, specifically for youth and women, public health issues facing impoverished communities, gender issues, and conflict resolution.