Marie-Louise is a recent graduate from Maastricht University with a BA in Liberal Arts & Sciences. She majored in Sociology and Diversity Studies and more specifically commits herself to the critical study of social issues in their construction, deconstruction, and reconstruction. During her studies she had the opportunity to go on exchange to the United States where she pursued a minor in Africana & Women’s Studies. For her bachelor’s thesis she conducted qualitative research on how to expand Afro-Dutch Studies within Dutch Higher Education most effectively and meaningfully. Next to her studies, Marie-Louise is active within various activist organizations regarding feminism and anti-racism.