Author: Wallenberg Committee

a woman, Safa Aden, with video camera

2019, Safa Al Ahmad

ANN ARBOR, MICHIGAN – Safa Al Ahmad, a Saudi Arabian journalist and documentary filmmaker, received the 2019 Wallenberg Medal from the University of Michigan. She has produced documentaries for the BBC and PBS about...

Carol Maione

Carol Maione

Carol spent her summer in Zanzibar studying its tourism as a consumption service. Specific focus included the impacts on local communities, natural ecosystems, and economies. Her work delves into the deeper interconnections between ecotourism...

Anudeeta Gautam

Anudeeta Gautam

Anudeeta spent six weeks in Uganda (specifically the cities of Lubowa and Kampala) during the summer of 2018 interning at an HIV clinic, the Joint Clinical Research Centre. For the past two years, Anudeeta...

Jordyn Fishman

Jordyn Fishman

Jordyn completed the RARO Artist Residency Program in Buenos Aires during the months of May and June 2018. During her residency, she worked in three different studios to complete her painting and video installation...

Elizabeth Moran

Elizabeth Moran

Elizabeth complete a summer internship in Tel Aviv, Israel working with an urgent care clinic that served asylum seekers and undocumented migrant workers. She worked with clinic staff to analyze medical record data to...

Jordan Mizell, Isabel Bagramian Travel Award

Jordan Mizell

Jordan used the Isabel Bagramian Travel Award to work with the Grenada Ministry of Social Development, Housing and Community Development to establish the groundwork needed for the Ministry to generate recommendations guiding future policy...

Meagan Malm standing with friends

2018, Meagan Malm

2018, Meagan Malm: Breaking Down Social Barriers Written by Mandira Banerjee, originally published by Global Michigan When Meagan Malm was a freshman at the University of Michigan, she had to choose a language requirement....