CISLA Juniors: Class of 2020

CISLA Class of 2020 at United Nations

Sophia Angele-Kuehn

Major: English

CISLA Language: German
CISLA Country: Germany
Interest for SIP: Finding a New Voice: Writing in German as a Non-Native

Julie Blazar

Major: Hispanic Studies

CISLA Language: Spanish
CISLA Country: Spain
Interest for SIP: Roots of Gender-Based Discrimination in Spanish Society

Scott Brauer

Major: Human Development

CISLA Language: German
CISLA Country: Germany
Interest for SIP: Societal Impacts and Pressures for Refugees Learning German in Germany

Dominique Burrows

Major: Economics

CISLA Language: Spanish
CISLA Country: Peru
Interest for SIP: The Relationship Between Gender and Socioeconomic Status in Peru

Christian Carr-Locke

Major: International Relations

CISLA Language: French
CISLA Country: France
Interest for SIP: The Relationship Between Contemporary French Society and the French Army in the Context of Islamist Radicalization and Terrorism

Robert Celado

Major: International Relations

CISLA Language: Chinese
CISLA Country: China
Interest for SIP: Migrant Workers and Economic Considerations

Abby Ferland

Majors: Gender and Women's Studies and Slavic Studies

CISLA Language: Russian
CISLA Country: Russia
Interest for SIP: Evolution of Social and Political Attitudes Towards Prostitution in Russia as Depicted Through Literature and Film

Addie Fishstein

Majors: Art and Psychology

CISLA Language: German
CISLA Country: Germany
Interest for SIP: Art as Therapy for Child Refugees

Jonathan Gomez-Pereira

Majors: Botany and Latin American Studies

CISLA Language: Spanish
CISLA Country: Peru
Interest for SIP: Effects of Climate Change on Andean Communities

Claudia Heim

Major: Cellular and Molecular Biology

CISLA Language: Italian
CISLA Country: Italy
Interest for SIP: Treatment of Physically Disabled Children Under the Italian National Healthcare System

Elizabeth Hensley

Major: International Relations

CISLA Language: Arabic
CISLA Country: Jordan
Interest for SIP: National Policies That Help or Hinder Integration of Syrian Refugee Communities in Countries of Asylum

Amiansu Khanal

Majors: Economics and Government

CISLA Language: English
CISLA Country: England
Interest for SIP: The Rise of Far-Right Politics in Great Britain and its Relation to the Nation's History of Colonialism and Orientalism

Zelal Kilic

Majors: Psychology and Computer Science

CISLA Language: English
CISLA Country: South Africa
Interest for SIP: The Effects of Overuse of Technology on Adolescent Mental Health Disorders

Hana Kristensen

Major: International Relations

CISLA Language: Spanish
CISLA Country: Argentina
Interest for SIP: The Role of Social and Political Trust in Establishing and Maintaining Democracy in Argentina

Grace McGee

Major: Botany

CISLA Language: Spanish
CISLA Country: Spain
Interest for SIP: The Importance of Botany and Archival Studies in Modern Society

Madeleine Megargee

Major: Sociology

CISLA Language: French
CISLA Country: France
Interest for SIP: The Effects of and Solutions for the Decline of Small Towns in France

Esteban Melendez

Major: Botany, Concentration in Ethnobotany

CISLA Language: Italian
CISLA Country: Italy
Interest for SIP: Using Mushrooms for Ecological Restoration, Rethinking Permaculture, Sustainable Design and Ameliorating World Hunger

Ibrahim Mohamed

Majors: Economics and International Relations

CISLA Language: Arabic
CISLA Country: Lebanon
Interest for SIP: The Economic Contribution of Refugees in Lebanon

Dylann Nasr

Majors: International Relations and French

CISLA Language: French
CISLA Country: Lebanon
Interest for SIP: The Effect of the Roles that International Organizations Play in the Refugee Crisis in Lebanon

Conor O'Neil

Major: Biochemistry, Cellular and Molecular Biology

CISLA Language: Italian
CISLA Country: Italy
Interest for SIP: Analyzing the Up-and-Coming Cancer Treatments from an Italian Oncologist Perspective

Ali Plucinski

Major: Government

CISLA Language: French
CISLA Country: France
Interest for SIP: Populism in France, its Prevalence in the 2017 Election and Future Implications

Shelby Purdum

Major: English

CISLA Language: French
CISLA Country: France
Interest for SIP: The Role of Media in Creating French National Identity

Maryum Qasim

Major: International Relations

CISLA Language: French
CISLA Country: Switzerland
Interest for SIP: Effects of Drone Strikes on the Life of the Common Man

Dana Rodwin

Major: Biology

CISLA Language: Spanish
CISLA Country: Costa Rica
Interest for SIP: The Endangerment of the Jaguar and the Manilkara Tree in Costa Rican Rainforests

Ian Wallace Semon

Major: International Relations

CISLA Language: Russian
CISLA Country: Russia
Interest for SIP: Russian Citizens' Engagement with Financial Institutions Through the Lens of Law From Brezhnev to Putin

Thea Sweet

Major: International Relations

CISLA Language: Arabic
CISLA Country: Jordan
Interest for SIP: How Religious and Spiritual Perspectives and Original Moral Thought in Jordan Have Shaped Contemporary Law

Shyanne Temple

Major: Biochemistry

CISLA Language: Spanish
CISLA Country: Chile
Interest for SIP: The Effects of Environmental Pollutants on Embryonic Gene Expression

Julia Thomas

Majors: Environmental Studies and Italian Studies

CISLA Language: Italian
CISLA Country: Italy
Interest for SIP: Slow Food Movement and the Effect it has on Agricultural Communities in Italy

Isis Torres Nuñez

Major: Biochemistry, Cellular and Molecular Biology

CISLA Language: Spanish
CISLA Country: Spain
Interest for SIP: The Genetic and Environmental Risk Factors Involved with the Obesity Epidemic in Spain

Mikayla Waterhouse

Major: Film Studies

CISLA Language: Italian
CISLA Country: Italy
Interest for SIP: The Role of Women in Italian Cinema From World War II to Present