Research Intern, 2013
As an undergraduate at the University of East Anglia, in Norwich, United Kingdom, Fiona Crookshank is completing her undergraduate studies in international development with overseas experience. Prior to her time at East Anglia, Fiona spent two months in sub-Saharan Africa, volunteering and aiding in education research at schools in Zambia and Botswana.
Her dissertation will focus on the relationship between education and gender in the Middle East, particularly in the UAE. Fiona’s dedication to world development has also fueled her involvement in children’s charities, including Unicef, Time to Educate Africa’s Children (TEACH), and Kids Action Overseas (KAOS).