Dahl, Ingrid

Committee: Ethel Brooks, Judith Gerson, Mary Trigg
Post-MA Employment/Education: Director of Next Gen Programs, Bay Area Video Coalition
Thesis/Practicum: Practicum: "I Want to Rock Out!" On Acting Rather than Appearing: The Rock n' Roll Camp for Girls with Rock n' Roll Camp for Girls (NYC)
Ingrid directs all Next Generation (youth) programs at BAVC. Formerly a program officer of youth media and editor-in-chief of Youth Media Reporter at the Academy for Educational Development, Ingrid has extensive knowledge of the youth media field as an intermediary, leading a National Youth Media Summit in 2009 and the GFEM Investing in Youth Media funder briefing. She also has a history of working with youth on the ground, launching a middle grade "Youth Create Media Project" throughout the boroughs in New York City and Newark, NJ; and, she is a founding member of the Willie Mae Rock Camp for Girls (Brooklyn, NY) where she teaches girls expression/empowerment through music and collaboration. Dahl lectures nationally and internationally on youth media, gender and music, and social change. She has also taught courses at Rutgers University on imagery and culture, media and pop culture, as well as created her own course on Riot Grrrl and public speaking at the Barnard Center for Research on Women.