Alejandro Turino is a Spring 2017 Intern for the Global Perspectives Office. He is a junior at the University of Central Florida pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Political Science, a minor in intelligence/national security and a certificate in diplomacy. His research interests include the Middle East, Terrorism, Diplomacy and American Foreign Policy. Upon graduation, he plans to pursue a graduate degree in Political Science or International Relations, with the eventual goal of working in the international arena. A Cuban native, Turino is bilingual in English and Spanish and has traveled throughout the Caribbean.
Angie Torres is a Spring 2017 Intern for the Global Perspectives Office. She is a junior at the University of Central Florida pursuing a B.A. in International and Global Studies, with a minor in Global Peace and Security Studies. She is a member of the Vice President’s Student Advisory Council and Knight-Thon. Her research interests include human rights, developing nations and the relationship between women and national security. Upon graduation, she plans on pursuing graduate studies or joining the Peace Corps. A native speaker of Spanish, Torres plans to study French and has traveled throughout North and Central America.
Hannah Kipersztok is a Spring 2017 Senior Intern for the Global Perspectives Office. She is a senior at the University of Central Florida pursuing a degree in Political Science with a minor in Mass Communication. She is a member of Student Government Association and Knights for Israel. Her research interests include religion, global terrorism and cultural studies. Upon graduation, she plans on pursuing a graduate degree in International Communication or Mass Communication. A student of Spanish and Hebrew, Kipersztok has travelled to Mexico, Brazil, Nicaragua, Israel, Australia, New Zealand, Thailand, Singapore and Fiji.