Madeleine Rowell

Madeleine Rowell, William A. Dart Scholar


Madeleine Rowell
2014 William A. Dart Memorial Scholar
Stanford University, CA, Comparative Studies in Race and Ethnicity

Madeleine’s career interests span public health, environmental sustainability and gender affairs, and she has devoted her spare time to community work volunteering. A past scholar of the United World College (UWC) in New Mexico, USA, Madeleine gained extensive experience with making a difference in her community. Madeleine was also a recipient of the “Proud of Them” community service award from the Cayman Islands Government after she petitioned the government to establish a national sex education curriculum in Cayman’s schools.

At Stanford this year, Madeleine is the project leader for Design for America where she worked with a project team to build an interactive video guide to sexual assault resources and reporting at the University. Madeleine was also selected to be the on the Student Government’s Executive Cabinet as head of the 2016 Title IX and Sexual Assault Task Force; and this year is working toward gaining the Stanford Anti-Violence Educator credential. Madeleine was also keenly involved in mentoring young girls in the ‘Girls Teaching Girls to Code’ programme.

Complementing her academics and community work, Madeleine is a talented artist and photographer.

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