Graduates of the Global Poverty and Practice Minor find creative and wide-ranging ways to express their expertise and passion for engaging with the most pressing social and environmental challenges of our time.
GPP alumni have gone onto to begin careers in public health, economic development, renewable energy, engineering, public policy, and more. Here is a handful of recent alumni stories:
Nicole helped organize a group of youth to interview and survey families in the community in order to gather information that would help them
Lisa did in-house water quality observations to understand how water is contaminated in a slum in Mumbai, India.
Farrah helped to build a rain-water harvesting system on top of the latrines that was then used to make a hand-washing station.
Benjamin Hans spoke with village leaders to a community about chlorine dispensers in Iganga, Uganda.