University of Northern Colorado graduate Manal Alanazy was interviewed by a Riyadh radio station regarding her Ph.D. in Educational Technology and dissertation. She is the first teacher with a scholarship from Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Education (which covers K-12) to complete a Ph.D. (as opposed to the Ministry of Higher Education). Her dissertation was on how Saudi female students in the U.S. deal with mixed-gender discussion environments in face-to-face and online formats.
She has also been contacted about doing a TV interview.
Her major advisor was Jeff Bauer, Ph.D., and her co-advisor was James Gall, Ph.D.