Christine Wolf

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Christine Wolf is a certified yoga teacher, returned Peace Corps volunteer, and an AmeriCorps Alum. She has an M.S. in Political Science from Illinois State University and when she’s not reading, teaching, or collecting happy Buddha figurines, she is a Student Services Coordinator in the Center for International Education at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. She loves dive restaurants, travel, poetry, and working on behalf of women and girls. You can find her latest essay on education and human rights online in the Journal for the Study of Peace and Conflict: http://www.uwsp.edu/cols-ap/WIPCS/Documents/Journals/j12.pdf

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