Brittany Anderson awarded Fulbright Fellowship

May 8, 2019

Graduate student Brittany Anderson (advisor: Ted Powers) was recently awarded a Fulbright Fellowship to support her research in Sierra Leone on the social impacts of the 2014-2016 Ebola epidemic.

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Brittany Anderson, of Sparta, Wisconsin, is a PhD candidate in anthropology. With her Fulbright Study/Research Award in anthropology to Sierra Leone, Anderson will examine how Ebola survivors navigate social, economic, and medical hardships through complex relationships with communities, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), and the government.