Alissa earned her bachelors degree in International Relations from the
and Mary in 2006. She is currently a graduate student at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and is pursuing a master’s degree in Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies. She speaks Spanish and French and is studying Hebrew and Arabic as part of her degree program. She has traveled throughout Europe and the College of William Middle East. Upon graduation she hopes to work for the government or with an international non-governmental organization. US
Alissa will be writing our blogs for us, so do keep an eye out for her latest postings!