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Henry Peck is a senior at Brown concentrating in International Relations. He spent the summer of 2010 in Rwanda and Uganda examining the use of use of theatre in promoting recovery from trauma.
While at Brown, he has worked with the International Institute of Rhode Island to tutor refugee families in Providence and assess refugee policy.
In January of 2011, he will explore the austerity politics of the new Conservative-Liberal Democrat government in Britain, the first coalition government since World War II. This research focuses on immigration policy and practice, but considers immigration in relation to public services, British competitiveness and political direction.