Giulia Noto la Diega

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Although having Italian heritage, Giulia has lived most of her life in various parts of Asia, developing a strong interest in politics, philosophy, and economics along the way.

Bella Fassett

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From Oregon, Bella is passionate about youth substance abuse prevention and sexual health, and is studying at Georgetown University.

Katherine Oung

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Floridian Katherine enjoys speech and debate as well as journalism and photography, and plans to study political science at university.

Darcy Miller

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Living in London, Darcy enjoys photography and is interested in politics and economics.

Marcello Massone

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Venezuelan and studying at Boston College, Marcello enjoys sports such as rugby and football as well as literature and law.

Amanda Straume

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Born and raised in Norway, Amanda enjoys martial arts and is studying International Relations at the University of Edinburgh.

Siraz Bayburt

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Interested in global politics and law, Siraz is from Turkey and lives in the Netherlands, truly representing the global mindset of Balance the Ballot.

Adit Seth

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From Mumbai, Adit has fostered interests in philosophy, economics, psychology, and other sciences through his education.

Joseph Mullen

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South African and living in Florida, Joseph is interested in reading and writing as well as politics and international relations.

Tomás Kirjner Baricco

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Speaking four languages and counting, Tomas is studying political science at the University of Buenos Aires and hopes to live in London and pursue politics there.

Laian Abu Arish

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From Jordan and living in Saudi Arabia, Laian enjoys engineering and reading as well as keeping up with current events.

Kavya Verma

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When she’s not running her own ethically sourced food company in India where she lives, Kavya enjoys debating and basketball.

Hallie Underwood

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Living in Ohio, Hallie loves exploring the outdoors as well as literature, history, film, and studying languages.

Max Moser

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From the Netherlands, Max enjoys many different sports, and studies politics at Lancaster University.

Yasmeen Malawi

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Lebanese and attending University of Texas at Austin, Yasmeen has pursued her interests in sports such as track and field as well as in international relations.

Nate Stumpff

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Pursuing his interest in politics through MUN in high school, Nate is going on to study engineering at university after living in London for five years.

Salman Dhaif

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From Bahrain, Salman is planning on studying economics and computer science in university, while pursuing his interest in sports as well.

Ayomide Badmus

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Planning on studying pre-med or psychology in university, Nigerian-American Ayomide enjoys tennis as well as watching old films.

Anna Månsson

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Anna, living and studying in Sweden and from China, enjoys dancing as well as solving rubix cubes, and hopes to possibly pursue law in university.

Shreyas Pingle

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Shreyas, Indian and living in Dubai, once wrote an 800 page book on 'A History of Warfare in the 20th Century', and plans on studying European history in university.

Daniela Chárraga

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A gymnast in her spare time, Daniela lives in Mexico City and has lived in seven different places within Mexico and enjoys global politics and biology.

Kate Lu

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From the Phillippines, Kate loves photography and the beach, and wishes to study business management or marketing.

Nora Stone

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Nora is interested in feminism, cinema, and literature, and lives in Spain with plans to study comparative literature.

Daniel Pokaz

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With plans to study Law in university, Daniel is Croatian and lives in London, and loves basketball, international relations, & tripe.

Carrie Schaffhauser

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Carrie loves to read & play the viola, and plans to study political science in university.

Jaap Steunenberg

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Able to name all the countries, their capitals, and identify their flags, Dutch Jaap loves MUN, debate, travelling, and reading.

Sofia Heartney

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Currently living in Virginia after living in four other countries, Sofia is interested in robotics and intends to pursue advocacy law.

David Bredin

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A lover of poetry and film, David has lived in eight countries, currently living in London, and plans to study philosophy and English.

Olivia Gonzalez

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Argentinian Olivia loves debate, participating in the National Argentinian Debate Team during 2016 and 2017, and studies law at Universidad Torcuato Di Tella.

Pranav Gupta

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From Mumbai, Pranav loves basketball and current affairs, with plans to study economics and international relations.

Merrin Seegers

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From Florida, Merrin founded both the Republican and Democrat clubs at her high school, and is interested in history and law.

Eden Witt

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When she’s not competing in triathlons, Eden enjoys spending time outdoors, exercising, and reading.

Hoshahnia Kumaran

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From Conneticut, Hoshahnia attends American University, and is interested in dance, political science, and law.

Neeharika Hemrajani

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On the pre-med track at Boston University, Charisma is interested in classic literature, hackathons, and running 5Ks.

Arden Warner

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From India and living in Tennessee, Arden plays the trumpet and enjoys spending time outdoors, and plans to study forensic psychology at university.

Manon Hufschmid

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Swiss and living in Thailand, Manon enjoys MUN, environmental activism, and skiing, with plans to study law.

Kritika Ravichander

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Kritika plans on studying business or communications, and enjoys travelling, robotics, and reading in her spare time.

Eden Ho

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Singaporean Eden spends her time horseback riding and doing archery, and plans to study English or IR at university.

Carly Slattery

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Attending Colgate University, Carly is majoring in philosophy and political science, and plays violin and soccer in her free time.

Catherine Estor

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Catherine is interested in business, IR, and law, and lives in the Philippines where she grew up.

Wang Yongchaiyudh

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From Thailand, Wang hopes to study aviation and later become a pilot, and plays the electric guitar for fun.

Akarsh Pahuja

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Aside from his interest in politics, Akarsh likes theatrics, debate, and history.

Akarsh Pahuja

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Aside from his interest in politics, Akarsh likes theatrics, debate, and history.

Wang Yongchaiyudh

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From Thailand, Wang hopes to study aviation and later become a pilot, and plays the electric guitar for fun.