2017 Graduates Presented Theses

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

ISHR celebrated the end of another successful academic year with the annual end of year reception on Thursday, April 27th. Four graduating students presented their theses:

Grace Beya, Human Rights Studies M.A. Program

  • Sexual Violence Beyond the War: Dismantling and Addressing Domestic Violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo 

Iva Gumniska, Human Rights Major

  • The Right to Work of Asylum-Seekers and Refugees in Bulgaria: Rethinking Integration

Marijke Kremin, Human Rights Studies M.A. Program

  • To be Out and In: Influencing Factors in the Recognition of SOGI-Based Asylum Claims in South Africa and Kenya

Nadine Talaat, Human Rights Major

  • “License to Kill”: The United States’ Illegal Drone Program and the Dark Legacy of Collective Punishment

ISHR congratulates all our 2016-17 graduating students and thank the faculty and thesis advisers for their many contributions to the program.