Ashly Hanna is a junior at the University of North Dakota and will graduate in May of 2021. She attended the 2020 Women in Public Policy seminar.
Lauren Gulbicki is a current sophomore at St. Lawrence University in Canton, NY. She is majoring in Neuroscience with minors in Public Health and African Studies. On campus, she is an active member of her school’s PLEN organization and various environmental advocacy groups. She attended the Women in STEM Policy seminar in January 2020.
Svetlana Kononenko is a junior at St. Lawrence University studying Anthropology and Neuroscience. She is an international student hoping to pursue a career in speech pathology. She attended PLEN Women in Health Policy in November 2019.
Gulnoza Tursunova attended PLEN's Women, Law and Legal Advocacy seminar. From this experience, she was able to hone in on her passion for advocacy while finding a great support system in the process.
Valery Tabraj-Huaccachi attended the PLEN Women in STEM Policy seminar. She goes to Washington College in Maryland and will graduate in May 2022. Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/valery-tabraj
Kadi-Ann White attended the Women, Law, and Legal Advocacy seminar and learned the importance of advocating for yourself, networking, and working towards your goals.
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Aseman Bagheri Sheshdeh is a junior at St. Lawrence University (Class of 2022), majoring in Neuroscience and Mathematics. She attended the Women in Science and Health Innovation in the Time of Covid-19 Seminar.
Aarushi Govil is an alumna of the Women in STEM Policy Seminar, externed for Women in Global Policy, and interned during the Women in Science and Health Innovation Seminar. She is a chemical engineering student at Rutgers University, and will graduate in May 2022
Ariana Rodriguez was the Summer Communication Intern for PLEN, where her main focus was to assist the Programs and Communications Manager. Ariana is from South Texas, and recently graduated from Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi with a Masters in Public Administration.
Meg Harris attended the 2020 Women in Global Policy seminar and learned how women can overcome obstacles to become great leaders.
Macy Petersen attended the 2020 Women in Global Policy seminar and learned about how to break the mold and how to advocate for herself.
Fabiola Shipley attended the 2020 Women in Global Policy seminar and learned how to make genuine connections while networking.
Samantha Givens attended the 2020 Women in Global Policy seminar and reaffirmed her passion for working in public service and gave her the chance to build a community of women.
Maryam Arab attended the 2020 Women in Global Policy seminar and learned about jobs available in the federal government and the importance of storytelling.
Jubilee Rexach attended the 2020 Women in Global Policy seminar and learned about the importance of trusting yourself.
Leo Cranney attended the 2020 Women in Global Policy seminar and learned about the importance of being bi-partisan and working together across political parties.