Isabela Tasende, a political science and economics major, will be working with Professor Abby Córdova studying the links between violence against women and political participation in Central America. Tasende will be working on a book project with Professor Córdova during her time as a Kellogg International Scholar, integrating quantitative and qualitative methods to look at issues of displacement and migration. Additionally, Tasende is part of the Hesburgh-Yusko Scholars Program, through which she has conducted research on the asylum process and the access to resources for non-English speaking immigrants in the United States. During the rest of her time at Notre Dame, Tasende also hopes to research teenage pregnancy in Latin America, and its links to economic development.

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