CISLA Juniors: Class of 2023

Nouman Ahmed

Majors: Mathematics and Economics

CISLA Languages: Spanish and English
SIP Area of Interest: Catalonia secession
Country of Interest: Spain

Isabella Amaro Varas

Major: International Relations

CISLA Language: French
SIP Area of Interest: Refugee crisis
Countries of Interest: France, Mexico, and Morocco

Madison Arnold

Majors: Economics and International Relations

CISLA Language: Italian
SIP Area of Interest: Economic impact of environmental policy
Country of Interest: Italy

Melissa Avilez Lopez

Major: Economics

CISLA Language: Portuguese
SIP Area of Interest: Economy of favelas
Country of Interest: Brazil

Anuhea Breeden

Majors: Anthropology and East Asian Studies

CISLA Language: Japanese 
SIP Area of Interest: Commodification of culture
Country of Interest: Japan

Taliah Broadus

Majors: Economics and International Relations

CISLA Language: French
SIP Area of Interest: Economic impact of colonialism
Countries of Interest: France and Martinique

Sbidag Demerjian

Majors: International Relations and Economics

CISLA Language: Chinese
SIP Area of Interest: Minority integration in the economy
Country of Interest: China

Anahi Dominguez

Majors: Latin American and Latino Studies and Gender, Sexuality and Intersectionality Studies

CISLA Language: Spanish
SIP Area of Interest: HIV/AIDS crisis
Country of Interest: Equatorial Guinea 

Emily Hackett

Majors: International Relations and Slavic Studies

CISLA Languages: Russian, Czech, and German
SIP Area of Interest: Education and cultural exchange in the Soviet sphere
Countries of Interest: Russia, the Czech Republic, and Germany

Crystal Hernandez

Major: Gender, Sexuality and Intersectionality Studies

CISLA Language: Spanish
SIP Area of Interest: Reproductive rights
Country of Interest: Argentina

Bilis Kalolella

Major: Chemistry/Biochemistry

CISLA Languages: German and English
SIP Area of Interest: Drug discovery for African infectious diseases
Country of Interest: South Africa

Abbi King

Majors: International Relations and Latin American Studies

CISLA Language: Spanish
SIP Area of Interest: Educational rights
Country of Interest: Chile

Mehin Mammadzada

Majors: Biochemistry, Cellular and Molecular Biology and Hispanic Studies

CISLA Language: Spanish
SIP Area of Interest: Healthcare and medicine
Country of Interest: Cuba

Zion Martin-Hayes

Majors: Dance and English

CISLA Language: French
SIP Area of Interest: Dance and language learning
Country of Interest: Cameroon

Margaret McCutcheon

Major: English

Language: French
Interest for SIP: How Do Multiple National Languages Affect Access to and Bias of Media in Belgium?
Country: Belgium

Julia Mecenas

Majors: English and Italian

CISLA Language: Italian
SIP Area of Interest: Poetry and social discord
Country of Interest: Italy

Miguel Mendiola

Major: Government

CISLA Language: French
SIP Area of Interest: Challenging Belgium's compulsory voting laws
Country of Interest: Belgium

Anzhela Mirzoeva

Majors: International Relations and Economics

CISLA Languages: Russian and Tajik
SIP Area of Interest: Drug trafficking
Country of Interest: Russia

Annie Morgan

Majors: History and Government

CISLA Language: German
SIP Area of Interest: Voter turnout
Country of Interest: Germany

Philip Nicholson

Major: East Asian Studies

CISLA Language: Chinese
SIP Area of Interest: The Development of Communities Along "The New Silk Road"
Country of Interest: Kyrgyzstan

Princess Omane

Major: Biochemistry, Cellular and Molecular Biology

CISLA Language: Spanish
SIP Area of Interest: Gender perspectives in healthcare
Country of Interest: Spain

Mingyur Paldon

Major: International Relations

CISLA Language: English
SIP Area of Interest: Education and refugees
Country of Interest: Belgium

Gracie Piland

Majors: Hispanic Studies and Psychology

CISLA Languages: Spanish and Kichwa
SIP Area of Interest: Bilingual education
Country of Interest: Ecuador

Eiman Rana

Major: Computer Science

CISLA Languages: Urdu, Hindi, and English
SIP Area of Interest: Impacts of social media
Country of Interest: India

Yeseri Rosa Vizcaino

Major: Biochemistry

CISLA Language: Spanish
SIP Area of Interest: Identity, music, and dance
Country of Interest: Colombia

Ella Ross

Majors: Biology and History

CISLA Language: Spanish
SIP Area of Interest: Politics and women's rights
Country of Interest: Spain

Jess Rush

Majors: English, French, and Gender, Sexuality and Intersectionality Studies

CISLA Language: French
SIP Area of Interest: Gender, sex, and beauty standards in the fashion industry
Country of Interest: France

Moustafa Mahmoud Sabra

Majors: Physics and Computer Science

CISLA Language: German
SIP Area of Interest: Sustainable energy production
Country of Interest: Germany

Noshin Saiyara

Majors: Biology and Government

CISLA Language: English
SIP Area of Interest: Public health infrastructure
Country of Interest: Australia

David Saturno

Major: History

CISLA Language: Spanish
SIP Area of Interest: Indigenous populations and colonialism
Country of Interest: Guatemala

Arrayán Vanegas-Farrara

Majors: French and International Relations

CISLA Language: French
SIP Area of Interest: Minorities and societal power structures
Countries of Interest: Morocco and France

Olha Vasyliv

Major: Sociology

CISLA Language: French
SIP Area of Interest: Climate change
Country of Interest: France

Beatrice Voorhees

Major: Slavic Studies

CISLA Language: Russian
SIP Area of Interest: Politics and art
Country of Interest: Russia