Laura Armenio

Date:Mar 24, 2016

Laura FTTLaura Armenio is a Research Assistant at CCDI, who is currently completing her Specialized Honors B.A. in International Development Studies at York University. She also works as a Chief Communications Officer for The Interwebz, a grassroots gaming/coding group aiming to address the lack of diversity in the digital media industry. At York University, she was Co-President of Amnesty International for the 2014/2015 school year and journeyed to Thailand as a student field researcher engaged in rural development projects. For the 2015/2016 school year, she has been elected as a representative on York University’s Senate and Academic Policy, Planning and Research Committee, while also maintaining her standing as a member of the Dean’s Circle of Student Scholars. As of September, she will begin a Development Studies Master’s Degree with her thesis focused on ethical consumerism.