Gabrielle B. Robinson headshot
Gabrielle B. Robinson
Ph.D. Student, HDFS


MPP Public Policy
B.A. Sustainability

Research interests
• Program evaluation


Haanstad E, Robinson GB, & Webb S. (2020). The Crucial Role of Community Liaisons in Place-Based Experiential Education Organizations. Collaborations: A Journal of Community-based Research and Practice, 3(1), 12. DOI: Presentations

Robinson GB. Indiana University South Bend Graduation and Retention Rate Impact on Minority Student Population. Indiana University Undergraduate Research Conference. March 2016. South Bend, IN

Robinson GB & Lidinsky A. (2017). Access to Comprehensive Family Planning: Effects on the Three-Pillar System of Sustainability. Indiana University Women’s and Gender Research Conference. April 2017. South Bend, IN

Dean’s List 2013-2017
Sustainability Award for Stars Program, April 2017
Indiana 21st Century Full Tuition Scholarship Recipient, August 2013

Fun Facts
Hobbies/hidden talents?
I’m a good singer

Hero/someone you look up to?
Roxane Gay

If you could study any random thing other than HDFS/MFT, what would it be?
I think it would be cool to study cooking or baking.

What advice would you offer to someone thinking about graduate school?
Be sensitive to yourself and know that in the pursuits of learning, mistakes and failures can teach you a great deal.