Julia Lawrence is a Senior at SUNY Brockport, double majoring in Africa African-American Studies, and International Studies, as well as a minor in Political Science. Julia is concentrating on the Middle East and North Africa, and studies Arabic. In the spring of 2016, she spent five months studying Arabic in Morocco, and is excited to put her knowledge of Arabic into practical use through her work with refugees at the Rochester International Academy this semester. In addition to her internship at the UNAR, Julia is a member of Alpha Chi National Honor Society, EuroSim, and Pi Sigma Alpha, the National Political Science Honor Society of the United States. Following graduation in May, she plans on pursuing a Master’s in Advanced Arabic, and a Master’s in Terrorism and Security in the United Kingdom. In the future, Julia hopes to work toward solving terrorism, either through the US Government or an international organization.