Magdalena Lasota is a Global Fellow, under the auspices of the Lawrence J. Chastang Global Fellows Program at the University of Central Florida, for the Global Perspectives Office and the Diplomacy Program. She is currently pursuing a B.A. at the University of Central Florida, with a major in Political Science and a minor in Public Administration. Lasota’s interests include immigration policy, human rights, the Middle East, the global economy and managing human behavior in public and non-profit organizations. She has traveled extensively in Europe and the United states; speaks Polish; understands German and Russian; and is studying Spanish.