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I met Kendra Koivu when I was a newly hired assistant professor at the University of New Mexico. Kendra quickly became a role model for me: intelligent, brave, and with a great sense of humor. She had a brilliant mind and a way of writing and teaching about qualitative methods and political economy that made it easy to understand complex ideas. She also had the uncanny ability to bring levity to even the most uncomfortable faculty meetings.