University of Dayton Human Rights Fellow
"I hope to learn more about the American Secret War in Laos and that this Fellowship can give me a chance to find space where I can create my own projects or write articles - tapping into issues about struggles that need to be addressed."
Kadiatou Toure was born in America but grew up in West Africa Guinea. She is a rising senior, attending the University of Dayton, who is currently studying English and minoring in Anthropology. Kadiatou wants to make an impact on the world. With her deep love for writing and comprehension, she wants to spread her experiences and heal those that are forced to abide by rules. Kadiatou wants people to know with her words and experiences that she sees them as she maneuvers through and conquers those rules. In her free time, she likes to hang out with her friends and family. She enjoys a space with community but also likes to have time for herself to read or listen to music.