International Education and Policy PhD Student | University of Maryland College Park
Annie is a second year PhD student in International Education and Policy at the University of Maryland College Park. She has been very involved in the campus and local arts community and seeks ways to diversify pedagogy and curriculum to engage students through arts and experiential education. Prior to pursuing her PhD, Annie worked for the education abroad program Semester at Sea for over 5 years where she learned the critical need for experiential education. She received her MEd in Higher Education and Student Affairs Practice from the University of Virginia in 2011.
Why do you believe innovations in participatory democracy are important?