Public Diplomacy MPD
The MPD's student-run journal PD Magazine has announced that the theme of its winter 2016 issue will be sub-saharan Africa. For the call for submissions see http://publicdiplomacymagazine.com/call-for-submissions-winter-2016-issue-sub-saharan-africa/
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Name: Rima Tatevossian,MPD '09
Home: Virginia (currently lives in New York City)
1st degree: College of William and Mary
Region of Interest: Global with special interest in Armenia/Turkey relations.
Approach of Interest: Digital Diplomacy.
Career: Strategic Communications Officer, United Nations Organization, New York City.
Name: Matt Armstrong, MPD '07 Home: California (currently living in Zurich) 1st Degree: USC IR major Regions of Interest: Russia and China Approach or Interest: strategic purpose and organization of PD across government, examining how operating structures, authorities, doctrine, and individual opinions impact informational activities in support of national or organizational strategy Career:...
Name: Rajesh Mirchandani, MPD (professional track) '12 Home: United Kingdom 1st Degrees: Bristol and Cardiff. Regions of Interest: include Africa and the Americas. Approach of Interest: Development communication, International Broadcasting Career: Formerly a journalist with BBC World News, currently Senior Director of Communications Center for Global Development, Washington DC. Publications:...
Name: Hyeon-Seon Choi, MPD Professional Track '15
Home: Seoul, South Korea.
1st Degree: Seoul National University
Region of Interest: US and East Asia
Approach: Cultural Diplomacy.
Career: Took the MPD during a sabatical year from South Korea's cultural relations agency The Korea Foundation.
Name: Jillian Hegedus, MPD '17 Home: Houston, Texas 1st Degree: Middle Eastern Media and Communication Studies/Arabic Studies (Texas A&M) Region of Interest: Middle East, particularly the Levant Approach of Interest: Exchange Diplomacy, Cultural Diplomacy Career Preference: State Department Publications: “Why Do They Hate Us?” Undergraduate thesis (...
Name: Walter Quintanilla,MPD '16
Home: Pico Rivera, California,
1st Degree: International Relations, University of Chicago,
Region of Interest: Africa,
Approach of Interest: Digital Diplomacy and Sport Diplomacy,
Career Preference: State Department (Pickering Fellow),
Publications: founder of Chicago Journal of Foreign Policy at University of...