Abroad spring 2024: Galway, Ireland
Kayle Lauck is a junior from South Dakota working with Professor Debra Javeline, an associate professor in the Department of Political Science whose research interests include mass political behavior, survey research, environmental politics, and climate change. Lauck will collect and synthesize literature concerning post-disaster recovery and homeowner decision-making in the aftermath of disasters in Haiti.
Lauck has participated in Notre Dame’s Washington Program, where she interned with the House Agriculture Committee, and studied abroad through Notre Dame in Poland and Jerusalem. Her interest in sustainability and rural development influenced her work in starting the Agricultural Student Association of Notre Dame.