On My Bookshelf – How Rich Countries Got Rich … and Why Poor Countries Stay Poor

I try not to make resolutions every year, because I always break them, but I do think it's important to set goals. My three biggest goals for this year are to read more books, to support women-led projects, and to wrestle with difficult ideas outside of an academic setting. In 2018, I plan to tackle …

Seven States, Four Days: Saying Goodbye to the East Coast

I leave for Uganda one week from today. It's a little scary, I have to admit - I'm the only student from Georgetown participating in the program, and I'll be spending the next four months away from friends and family in a very new environment. That being said, I am so excited to spend a …

My Goals for 2018

Support women - in art, media, business, and personal relationships Read more - at least an hour a day Give freely Be open to change and new experiences Improve my understanding of complex things (looking at you, economics) Travel - 3 new countries, up from 2 in 2017 and 1 in 2016 Take more photographs …