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Rita Bouwens

Rita Bouwens 





Name: Rita Bouwens

Hometown: Marne, Michigan

Research interests: Food, consumerism, gender, race, class, vegetarianism, relationships between people and animals, livestock industry

Majors: Anthropology and Spanish

Dreams: To apply, get accepted to, and receive funding for a PhD. program for an (undecided) area of cultural anthropology and to have a career either in the research industry or in a non-profit organization.

Faculty Mentor: Dr. Jennifer Esperanza

Project title: Who Eats What and Why?: A Political Economy Analysis of Food Choice