Mackenzie Greaney is the Fall 2023 Diplomacy, Peace and Security studies Intern for the Office of Global Perspectives and International Initiatives. She is a junior at the University of Central Florida pursuing a undergraduate degree in international and global studies with a minor in journalism. Greaney is a member of the international relations club, the club on security and intelligence and earning her TEFL certificate at the University of Central Florida. Her research interests include human rights policy, international theory and laws of war and their impact. Upon graduation, she plans on taking a gap year to teach English overseas and from there will attend graduate school. A student of English and currently learning Spanish, Greaney has traveled to Costa Rica, Cozumel, Ecuador, and Ireland.

*My grandfather is from Ireland and I’m currently trying to get my dual citizenship for the US and Ireland.