Student Photo of the Month:
A village in Uganda
by Raymond Weyandt
IPD in the News
16 April 2014: IPD's Undergraduate Affiliates Caroline Thomas and Raymond Weyandt presented their poster, "Global Media Bias in Depictions of Poverty and Underdevelopment" at UT's Longhorn Research Bazaar. More information about the event here.
5 April 2014: IPD's Global Media Bias research project was showcased at the 2014 Midwest Political Science Association conference in Chicago. IPD's colleagues from BYU presented findings from a preliminary field experiment. IPD's Undergraduate Affiliates Caroline Thomas and Raymond Weyandt helped write and conduct the experiment while in Kampala, Uganda last summer under the direction of Drs. Mike Findley and Daniel Nielsen.
5 April 2014: Dr. Susanna Campbell, Graduate Institute Geneva, chaired 'Technology & Peacebuilding Impact Evaluation' panel at the 'Peace Through Technology Conference' hosted by MIT Media Lab. The white paper on Technology and Peacebuilding Learning & Evaluation, co-authored by Dr. Mike Findley and PhD student Jennifer Welch was presented at the conference. More info on the conference here.
4 April 2014: Call for 2014 Summer Interns! IPD and Development Gateway are seeking part- and full-time summer interns to provide data analysis support on an interdisciplinary project to better track development assistance in partnership with USAID. Apply here.
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