About Katherine Curtiss

Katherine Curtiss is a Digital Content intern at Global Citizen. She is a graduate from Harvard's School of Education and Agnes Scott College. She believes that quality education for all is key in achieving the Global Goals, and that humor, understanding and compassion will help achieve sustainable peace. A native of Tennessee, she enjoys watching college basketball, listening to Dolly Parton and is told she makes excellent cheddar biscuits.

Stories

  1. Article: The Key to Helping Refugees: Send Them to University
    Education

    The Key to Helping Refugees: Send Them to University

    By Katherine Curtiss |Aug. 1, 2016

    Education-at all levels-should be accessible for refugees. Read more

  2. Article: This month Red Nose Day is back, giving you the opportunity to help kids in need around the world
    Citizenship

    This month Red Nose Day is back, giving you the opportunity to help kids in need around the world

    By Katherine Curtiss |May 16, 2016

    It's a prime example of what is possible when you rally people around a shared goal. Read more

  3. Article: Teen uncovers ancient Mayan city with Google Maps
    Finance & Innovation

    Teen uncovers ancient Mayan city with Google Maps

    By Katherine Curtiss |May 13, 2016

    Move over Indiana Jones, and make way for future teenage archaeo-astronomist, William Gadoury Read more

  4. Article: The US has a new national mammal: the bison!
    Citizenship

    The US has a new national mammal: the bison!

    By Katherine Curtiss |May 11, 2016

    Bison is the new national mammal, no worries the US still honors the bald eagle Read more

  5. Article: Meet Mary Winters, she’s helping refugee children go to school in the DRC
    Education

    Meet Mary Winters, she’s helping refugee children go to school in the DRC

    By Katherine Curtiss |May 10, 2016

    Mary Winters explains her work in education in emergencies in the DRC. Read more

  6. Article: Prince Harry and First Lady Michelle Obama Host Second Invictus Games
    Health

    Prince Harry and First Lady Michelle Obama Host Second Invictus Games

    By Katherine Curtiss |May 9, 2016

    Games that show the strength of women and men cannot be broken by war. Read more

  7. Article: African nations will build a Great Wall of trees across the continent!
    Environment

    African nations will build a Great Wall of trees across the continent!

    By Katherine Curtiss |May 9, 2016

    The Great Green Wall Initiative will save Africa’s Sahel and Saharan regions. Read more

  8. Article: First black woman to launch her own airline is offering international flights
    Girls & Women

    First black woman to launch her own airline is offering international flights

    By Katherine Curtiss |May 6, 2016|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Siza flies high, crushing gender and racial stereotypes. Read more

  9. Article: Midwives only work in homes and 4 other myths
    Health

    Midwives only work in homes and 4 other myths

    By Katherine Curtiss |May 5, 2016

    It’s International Day of the Midwife, brush up with some knowledge. Read more

  10. Article: Floating garden to offer free produce to residents of NYC
    Food & Hunger

    Floating garden to offer free produce to residents of NYC

    By Katherine Curtiss |May 3, 2016

    Imagine picking your fruit from a forest that floats atop the Hudson River Read more