Hailey Draper (she/they)

Undergraduate Research Assistant


Hailey is an undergraduate student from Roanoke College. She is set to graduate with a Bachelors of Science in Environmental Studies along with a double minor in Economics and Art in Spring of 2023. They joined the Dayer Human Dimensions Lab in Summer 2022 as a Summer Research Intern through the Multicultural Academic Opportunities Program (MAOP). The aim of her research is to produce a comprehensive literature review on minority participation within federal conservation programs. Through this work, she personally wants to develop an understanding of what barriers exist to participation in these programs and learn how to make this academic discipline more accessible and inclusive.