Alaska J. St. Clair
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Location: Bristol, UK
University: Bristol University
Major: Politics and International Relations

Alaska J. St. Clair

EDUCATION //

Clarence High School, Clarence NY (2014-2018)
SAT: 1530, ACT: 33

Fordham University, New York NY (2018-2019)
GPA: 3.9

University of Bristol, Bristol UK (2019-2023)

ACTIVITIES/EXPERIENCES //

OneVoice Movement International – Program Development Intern – (2018-2019)
· Coordinated NGO events and outreach activities in the Northeast as part of a global initiative to
support grassroots activists on both sides of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Generation Citizen – Democracy Intern – (2018-2019)
· Taught an 8th grade social justice class in East Harlem twice a week and developed a
successful campaign to bring self defense/consent training to the entire school district

Yale Young Global Scholars: International Affairs and Security – (2017)
· Studied global affairs in seminars and collaborated with peers to research/present a capstone
project on the Rwandan genocide and feminist movement

Yale Model United Nations Institute – (2017)
· Engaged in Model UN parliamentary procedure, examined international relations theories, authored speeches, debated global concepts and controversies

Model UN – Secretary General (2015-2018)
· Promoted solving global conflict through diplomacy

The Advocate (School Newspaper) – Co-Editor-in-Chief (2016-2018)
· Managed, designed, and regularly contributed to a biweekly student newspaper

National Honor Society – President (2016-2018)
· Spearheaded a hurricane benefit concert to rebuild a damaged high school in Florida,
coordinated/volunteered at weekly local service projects

Bridge the Divide ( International Youth Political Organization ) (2014-2018)
· Composed journal articles, promoted peace on the international level, was invited to xxx-xxx-xxxx’s
Youth Action Summit on Peace in Memphis, TN (February 2018)


AWARDS //

· National Merit Finalist (2018)
· Yale Young Global Scholars Ambassador (2017)
· Yale Model United Nations Institute Best Delegate (2017)
· Perfect Score on the International Junior Classical League Latin Exam (2014)

SKILLS AND INTERESTS //

· B2: Arabic, B1: French
· Excellent at note-taking, reporting, communication
· Worked as a cashier at Target from July 2016- August 2018 and as a barista at a coffeeshop in 2019
· Volunteered at the Clarence Public Library for five years
· Significant knowledge of international diplomatic history, climate change, and current affairs

journalism, climate change, international relations