Olivia is a junior at the University of Pennsylvania double majoring in Political Science and English and minoring in Arabic and Near East Civilizations. Her focus is International Relations, primarily in the Middle East, and she hopes to go to graduate school to study Conflict Resolution after graduating from Penn.
Olivia writes weekly articles for the Odyssey Online, often focuses on refugee crises, current economic events and political turmoil. She also serves as a board member for Wharton MENA (Middle East/North Africa), where she coordinates high profile speaker events, fundraisers for refugee resettlement, leads marketing efforts for MENA's annual business conference and advocates for economic opportunities for growth in the region.
Olivia is a also bookworm, skier and creative writer.