YPP Network Description

The MacArthur Research Network on Youth and Participatory Politics (YPP) formed out of recognition that youth are critical to the future of democracy and that the digital age is introducing technological changes that are impacting how youth develop into informed, engaged, and effective actors.

Hanna Evensen

Hanna Evensen is a research assistant at Project Zero and has worked with a variety of projects including the Good Participation Project and the Facing History & Ourselves in a Digital Age Project. She is an undergraduate at Harvard University with the class of 2016, studying Social Studies with a focus in Science, Technology and Socioeconomic Development and a Secondary in Earth and Planetary Sciences. She is also co-president of the Harvard Council on Business and the Environment. Hanna's research interests include sociotechnical systems and the ways in which technological innovation influences and interacts with globalization and sustainable development.