Author: McKenna Lea

McKenna LeaMckenna Lea is a third year dual Bachelor of Journalism and Bachelor of Communications student majoring in public relations at the University of Queensland. She is fresh off a semester abroad at the University of North Carolina, where she gained experience at a community newspaper, The Durham Voice, and volunteered in inner city classrooms. She hopes to further her knowledge in international journalism during her time with the UQ in India 2017 team.

One Stop Safe Haven for the Women of Jaipur

McKenna Lea- October 17, 2017

The One Stop Crisis Management Center for Women in Jaipur, also known as Aparajita, caters for all women who are in unsafe situations. The Center ... Read More

Fighting India’s HIV Stigma

McKenna Lea- October 17, 2017

Issues with education and awareness of HIV and AIDS in India has resulted in large amounts of discrimination and stigma surrounding this issue nationwide. Jaipur ... Read More

To Tip Or Not To Tip

McKenna Lea- September 25, 2017

  For many western travellers the idea of begging is a foreign practice. Whilst exploring the beautiful temples and forts in India travellers may be ... Read More