The Peace and Conflict Studies Department welcomes Danielle Salvatore who joins as the new Administrative Support Specialist.
Danielle graduated from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and International & Global Studies with a concentration in Human Rights. Additionally, she completed a minor in Peace and Conflict Studies, giving her an understanding of the subject matter of the department.
When asked about her time at UNCG, she said
After graduation, Danielle moved to Australia to continue her passion for International travel and International Education.
Upon returning to the United States, Danielle worked in the field of International Education, endeavoring to provide international experience-based learning opportunities to students across the Southeast. Danielle presented at over 40 universities in the Southeast, helping to develop Education Abroad programs to universities of all sizes. Additionally, she conducted training seminars for faculty members planning to host academically relevant faculty-led Study Abroad Programs. During this time, Danielle developed a passion for working with diverse students and assisting marginalized students to access Study Abroad programs.
When asked why Danielle chose to work for the Peace and Conflict Studies Department at UNCG she said,
Department Chair, Douglas Fry, said, “We are extremely happy to have Dani re-join the Peace and Conflict Studies family. She is a delight to work with, warm-hearted, so capable, and her passion for human rights, peace, and internationalism shine through. Welcome, Dani!”