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Karin Becker

University of North Dakota

Karin Becker is working on her PhD in Communication and Public Discourse at the University of North Dakota. While working as an evaluator at the Center for Rural Health at the University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences she has interviewed community members in the oil patch region of western North Dakota in attempts to document the extent of social disruption experienced as a result of the oil boom. Originally from Durango, CO, she is an avid hiker and landscape photographer but currently, her lens is focused on her son and daughter.