S. Garnett Russell is an Assistant Professor of International and Comparative Education at Teachers College, Columbia University (https://www.tc.columbia.edu/faculty/sgr2124/) and the Director of the George Clement Bond Center for African Education. Her research focuses on areas linked to education and conflict, peace-building, transitional justice, human rights, and citizenship in Rwanda, South Africa, and Colombia. She has also conducted research on resettled refugees in the U.S. and on education for urban refugees in Ecuador, Lebanon, Kenya and other countries in the global south. Recent publications appear in Comparative Education Review, Comparative Education, Harvard Education Review, and Gender and Society. Her book on how education is used for peacebuilding and reconciliation in Rwanda is forthcoming with Rutgers University Press.