Taylor Braun is a fourth-year Political Science major, with minors in both Global Studies and Middle Eastern and North African Studies, hailing from Toledo, Ohio. She currently not only does outreach for the Burkle Center, but also for the International Education Office on campus. She is also involved in Model United Nations, the Student Activist Project at the Undergraduate Students Association Council External Vice President's office, and the Olive Tree Initiative. In the future, she hopes to work internationally in conflict resolution and state building while trying to learn as many languages as she can. In what little free time she allows herself, she enjoys designing extravagant travel plans, indulging at the many international food eateries in Los Angeles, and spending an inordinate amount of time examining maps.