Elvira Bouriak is an intern for the Global Perspectives Office and the Diplomacy Program. She has just graduated from “Center of International Studies” a magnet program at Dr. Phillips High School. She traveled to China as an exchange student last year over the winter break. Born in Russia, Elvira is fluent Russian and speaks some Spanish.
Shane Burk is an intern for the Global Perspectives Office and the Diplomacy Program. He is a junior at Rollins College majoring in International Affairs. His central focus is the Japanese language, culture, and politics. He has traveled to Japan, China, Hong Kong, Thailand, Indonesia, the Philippines, South Korea, the Caribbean, and Europe.
Timothy Dill is an intern for the Global Perspectives Office and the Diplomacy Program. He is currently a senior at the University of Central Florida, pursuing a B.A. in International Studies and minors in Middle Eastern Studies and Economics, as well as a Cadet in UCF Army ROTC. Timothy spent five years of his childhood in Japan, and has studied Arabic as well as Japanese at UCF.