Episode 3: Cecilia Montesdeoca



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Cecilia Montesdeoca is a graduate Applied Community and Economic Development Fellow at Illinois State University studying anthropology. Her previous service experience includes working as a project manager for a non-profit in Peru, and serving terms with AmeriCorps through Illinois Public Health Association AmeriCorps and AmeriCorps NCCC in Denver, CO as a Team Leader. Cecilia is currently in her second year of her graduate studies completing her field practicum in North Dakota. Her 11-month field placement is with Dakota Resource Council where she is a community organizer with communities impacted by oil and gas extraction to help shape public opinion and influence public policy.

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These student-produced podcasts feature second-year Stevenson Center Fellows as they report from their field placements. Students speak about their service experiences, impressions of Stevenson Center curriculum, life during placements, and more!

Episode 3: Cecilia Montesdeoca