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People » 2017 Summer Interns

Wang, Kevin

Kevin Wang

High School Intern

Kevin Wang is a Summer 2017 High School Intern for the Global Perspectives Office. He is a rising senior at Trinity Preparatory School. He is the Opinions Editor of The Trinity Voice, the school’s newspaper, as well as an active member of the Spanish Honor Society. His research interests include the rise of modern China, Sino-U.S. relations and the global economy. Upon graduation, he plans on pursuing degrees in International Business and International Studies. A student of Mandarin Chinese and Spanish, Wang has traveled to China, Japan, Singapore and Spain.

 
Steffensen, Savannah

Savannah Steffensen

Intern

Savannah Steffensen is a Summer 2017 Intern for the Global Perspectives Office. She is a junior at the University of Central Florida pursuing an undergraduate degree in International and Global Studies with a minor in Asian Studies. She is a member of the International Relations Club and the United Nations Association. Her research interests include East Asian human rights policy and North and South Korean relations. Upon graduation, she plans on pursuing graduate studies or human rights field work. A student of French, Steffensen has traveled to multiple areas in Europe and North America.

 
Reedy, Erin

Erin Reedy

Intern

Erin Reedy is a Summer 2017 Intern for the Global Perspectives Office. She is a junior at the University of Central Florida pursuing an undergraduate degree in Political Science with minors in Economics and Intelligence and National Security. She is a member of The Burnett Honors College and the International Relations Club. Her research interests include human rights, former Soviet states and the impacts of globalization on developing countries. Upon graduation, she plans to pursue graduate studies and working for the U.S. Department of State. A student of Arabic, Reedy has traveled to throughout Europe.

 
Marte, Brian

Brian Marte

Intern

Brian Marte is a Summer 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, with a certificate in Diplomacy and a minor in Intelligence and National Security. His interests include American foreign and domestic policy, Middle Eastern politics and American-Russian relations. Upon graduation, he plans to attend law school and pursue a career in the Intelligence field or diplomatic arena. Marte has traveled throughout Central America, the Caribbean, France and Italy.

 
Garcia, Carla

Carla Garcia

Intern

Carla Garcia is a Summer 2017 Intern for the Global Perspectives Office. She is a sophomore at the University of Central Florida pursuing degrees in Economics and Political Science. She is the treasurer of the International Relations Club and a member of the United Nations Association. Her research interests include Latin America and development economics. Upon graduation, she plans on pursuing graduate studies in international economics. A student of Spanish and Russian, Garcia has traveled to Turkey.

 
Felt, Alexandra

Alexandra Felt

Intern

Alexandra Felt is a Summer 2017 Intern for the Global Perspectives Office. She is a senior at the University of Central Florida pursuing an undergraduate degree in International Global Studies, with minors in Intelligence and National Security and Spanish. She is affiliated with the Intelligence Community Center for Academic Excellence and a graduate of the LEAD Scholars Academy. Her research interests include Kurdish politics and Terrorism Studies. Upon graduation, she plans on pursuing a career in the intelligence community. A student of Spanish, Felt has traveled to Peru.

 
Dickens, Jessie

Jessie Dickens

Intern

Jessie Dickens is a Summer 2017 Intern for the Global Perspectives Office.  He is a senior at the University of Central Florida pursuing B.S.B.A. degrees in Economics and Finance, with a minor in Political Science. He is a member of the President’s Leadership Council and is the Finance Manager for the Knight-Thon Executive Board.  His research interests include economic systems, economic inequalities within developed and developing nations and trade globalization. Upon graduation, he plans on pursuing a joint law degree and a Master’s in a business-related field. A student of Latin, Dickens has traveled to Germany, Italy, Switzerland, France and most recently the Dominican Republic.