Alumni Portraits: Championing literacy for social justice

September 1, 2016 by Department of History Staff

Paola Jani (BA 2001, political science, history, South Asian studies) has worked with non-governmental organizations and international development agencies in Canada and around the world. She has been a project coordinator for Girl Empower and Girls for Safer Communities, as well as for various financial literacy and heritage projects. She is pursuing her post-graduate diploma in public management with the School for Oriental and African Studies at the University of London. Arts & Science spoke with her at the student-alumni networking reception, part of the Next Steps Conference.