Shannen Maili-McAleer

HR402 Best Essay Award

The Human Rights and Human Diversity program is pleased to announce Shannen Maili-McAleer as the 2015-2016 winner of the Best Essay Award in HR402 Cross-Cultural Perspectives on Human Rights.

Shannen received this award for her essay entitled, "Sexual and Reproductive Rights of Women in Ghana."

HR402 functions as the Human Rights & Human Diversity program's capstone course. This seminar course provides students an opportunity to apply the knowledge and skills they have developed in their many courses by focusing on a topic of interest to them.

Previous winners of the award are:

  • 2014-2015 Shannon Bahry
  • 2013-2014 Kelly Pflug-Back
  • 2012-2013 Jeanett Pickett-Pierce
  • 2011-2012 Brennan Fox
  • 2010-2011 Elizabeth Baisley