Watch Recording: Explore Sports and Youth Justice in Australia with Dr. Kalyn McDonough
On October 11, Dr. Kalyn McDonough delivered a seminar titled "Sports and Youth Justice in Australia: Reflections from a Fulbright Experience and Opportunities for Shared Learning and Impact".
During this seminar, Kalyn shared her reflections gleaned from the Fulbright study tour, and facilitated a discussion to gain critical insights from stakeholders, promoted a space for shared learning, and identified prospective areas of future opportunity and growth within the field.
Please watch the recording below:
About Dr Kalyn McDonough
Kalyn McDonough, PhD, MSW is a Fulbright Future Scholar ’22-’23 Australia; Visiting Scholar with the University of Melbourne examining the role of sport and physical activities within youth justice.; and Assistant Professor at the Center for Sport Leadership at Virginia Commonwealth University. Her research interests focus on sport for social justice and sport for development, particularly among young people involved in justice systems. The majority of her research is applied in nature and conducted with and informed by communities of practice and young people. Before coming to Australia she was the co-head coach of a boys’ lacrosse team in a juvenile correctional facility in the U.S.