Natalya is a senior at Brandeis University from Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Her majors are International & Global Studies and Politics with a minor in Hispanic Studies. During the spring semester of 2019, she studied abroad in Seville, Spain, studying culture and politics and improving her Spanish language skills. As an aspiring diplomat, she also interned with the U.S. Department of State in Lyon, France, where she spent the summer assisting the U.S. Consulate staff in providing translation, protocol, and administrative support. She is passionate about international affairs and making an impact in her community as a global citizen.