2018 Student Fellows

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Amna Al-Baker's picture
Student Fellow
Amna Al-Baker is a Northwestern University graduate with a hybrid Qatari, Indian, and Persian background. Her diverse cultural and religious upbringing has exposed her to an array of humanitarian,...
Svanika Balasubramanian's picture
Student Fellow
Svanika Balasubramanian is a social entrepreneur based in Mumbai, India. After graduating from the University of Pennsylvania in May 2018, she has worked on her startup, rePurpose, with the dual...
Abigail Bekele's picture
Student Fellow
Abigail Bekele is a rising senior at Guilford College in Greensboro, North Carolina, where she works in the Office of Student Leadership and Engagement. She is majoring in English and minoring in...
Nicole Brigstock's picture
Student Fellow
Nicole Brigstock is pursuing her B.A. in political science at the University of Pennsylvania. Nicole is most passionate about human rights, and her other interests include criminal justice, community...
Julia Canney's picture
Student Fellow
Julia Canney is a Senior Program Assistant for the Gender, Women and Democracy Team at the National Democratic Institute (NDI) in Washington, DC, where she works on programs promoting women's...
Ayilah Chaudhary's picture
Student Fellow
Ayilah Chaudhary is a third-year journalism student at Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism. Her interests include feature writing, audiovisual multimedia, and telling stories of...
Caron Creighton's picture
Student Fellow
Caron Creighton is a class of 2019 Master's of Journalism candidate at the University of California, Berkeley. She specializes in video, writing and photography, and holds Bachelor's degrees from...
Jonathan Custodio's picture
Student Fellow
Jonathan Custodio is a student journalist at Lehman College. A big believer in the role and responsibility of local media, he is currently a reporting intern for the Norwood News, a Bronx...
Julie De Meulemeester's picture
Student Fellow
Julie De Meulemeester is a second-year medical student at McGill University in Montreal, Canada. She is the Vice-President of Global Health of McGill’s Medical Students’ Society and leads local...
Jacqueline Flynn's picture
Student Fellow
Jacqueline is from Charlotte, Vermont and is now a senior at Texas Christian University in Fort Worth, Texas, where she is studying Political Science and Journalism. Jacqueline recently completed a...