Rebecca Peters

University of California - Berkeley

Rebecca will graduate from UC Berkeley with degrees in Society and Environment, International Development Economics, and Global Poverty. She started a Water and International Human Rights class and served as President of the Berkeley Water Group. Her international social justice research and activism has included working in Bolivia as a Berkeley Law Human Rights Fellow and Institute for International Studies Scholar. She will pursue MScs in Poverty and Development at Manchester and Water Policy at Oxford. As a Truman and Udall Scholar, she will work to eradicate preventable water borne illness and improve human security as a public servant and academic.