2018 Napier Awardees
TEOFANNY OCTAVIA SARAGI - Pomona College
Teofanny will work with the families of Cambodian deportees documenting community care and refugee resilience. In filming stories with Bay Area families Teo will focus on advocacy and activism. Teo will show the films locally and in Cambodia to spark conversation and social action about immigration and human rights.
JASMINE SHIREY - Claremont McKenna College
Jasmine will pilot a program for girls' STEM clubs across Zimbabwe centered on the installation and maintenance of weather stations in schools. They will provide data needed by farmers, most of whom are women. She will partner with the Forum for African Women Educationalists, Zimbabwe chapter, with whom she has previously worked, and with the Trans-African Hydro-Meteorological Observatory that has developed low-cost, low-maintenance weather stations installed in other parts of Africa.