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,...
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...
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...
Julia Friedmann's picture
Student Fellow
Julia Friedmann is a rising senior at Georgetown University, majoring in Regional and Comparative Studies focusing on migration in Latin America and the Middle East, with a minor in Spanish. On...
Monica Long's picture
Student Fellow
Monica Long is a graduate student at the Clark Atlanta University working towards her Master of Arts in English. A native of Washington, D.C., she received her Bachelor of Arts in African American...
Isabella Palma Lopez's picture
Student Fellow
Isabella Palma Lopez has been exposed to on-site reporting through her academic and extracurricular trips to Bolivia, Cyprus, and Central America. Experiences with international organizations such as...
Brian Munoz's picture
Student Fellow
Brian Munoz is a senior at Southern Illinois University majoring in journalism and minoring in Spanish. Munoz’s work has appeared in several regional and national publications and broadcasts. He is a...
Jared Olson's picture
Student Fellow
Jared Olson is an independent journalist and writer with a focus in Latin America. His previous travels and reporting have taken him to Cuba and Guatemala. He lives in St. Augustine, Florida, and is...