Akanksha Misra was awarded the Sakip Sabanci International Research Award for 2014. This award comes from Sabanci University in Istanbul and is awarded to 3 essays on a theme. The theme for this year was Gender Equality in Turkey. “Beyond Numbers: Rethinking Girls’ Education, Empowerment, and Gender Equality in Turkey," is the title of Akanksha's winning essay.
Congratulations from everyone in the Department of Gender, Women and Sexuality Studies!