Olena Dmytrenko is a junior from Ukraine majoring in Political Science and International relations. She loves reading books about psychology, watching movies and traveling with her close friends. Her family motivates Olena to set new goals and achieve them no matter what happens. “I believe that with a support of a loving family we can reach the highest tops, overcome our own fears and insecurities, and become an example for others,” shares Olena.
Mikheil Parunovi is a third-year student from Georgia. He is double-majoring in Business Administration and Economics. Mikheil loves the numbers and everything related to them. This is the reason why he is relating his future to Finance and everything related to that.
Misha's attitude towards life is based on the quote by Thomas L. Friedman: "Every morning in Africa, a gazelle wakes up. It knows it must run faster than the fastest lion, or it will be killed. Every morning a lion wakes up. It knows it must outrun the slowest gazelle, or it will starve to death. It doesn't matter whether you are a lion or a gazelle. When the sun comes up, you better start running."
Alina Timchenko is a junior from Russia who is majoring in Business Administration with a minor in Integrated Marketing Communications. Her interests include traveling with friends, reading biographies of successful people, and watching documentaries. She loves people and believes that every one us is capable of more than we can imagine.
Alexandra Khakimova is a freshman from Kazakhstan who is majoring in Business Administration and Political Science. She has a great variety of interests which include traveling, hiking, playing musical instruments and reading. "My inspiration usually comes from nature and music which motivate me to focus on my life goals and succeed in achieving them.", says Alexandra.
Aila Baizhomartova is a junior from Kazakhstan majoring in Journalism and Mass Communications and Business Administration. As an active student, Aila is a part of various student clubs, which include Student Government, Rock Jamming Club, PTPI "Better Community Club", and many more. In her free time, she also volunteers to train beginners as a part of AUBG tennis community. "My motivation comes from my close people and their support," shares Aila.
Valentina Ochoa is a freshman coming from beautiful Colombia. She is majoring in Economics and Political Science. She had a chance to be a part of different MUN projects that were a huge contribution to her personal development. Valentina enjoys spending time with her friends and relatives, volunteering, hiking, and watching movies
Natalia Chicu is a sophomore from Moldova. She is majoring in Business Administration with the concentration in Management. Despite dancing, Natalia also loves traveling abroad with her friends. "These trips give me the most inspiration and motivation to achieve my goals," says Natalia.
Davit Arjania is a freshman from Georgia majoring in Economics and Business Administration. He enjoys reading, watching movies, playing all kinds of sports and listening to music. He considers books as his main source of inspiration and motivation.
Tereza Gordeladze is a sophomore from magnificent Georgia. She is majoring in Economics and Business Administration. Tereza loves traveling, watching movies, and spending time with her friends. "I believe that there is nothing that one can't achieve if they truly desire, they just need to work hard," says Tereza.
Rochel Canagasabey is a senior from Sri Lanka majoring in Political Science and International Relations with a minor in History. In his spare time, he loves going on hikes, traveling, learning about new cultures and exploring historical or archaeological sites. He is usually motivated to achieving his life goals based on his personal experience in the past both through the failures and success stories.
Pavel Nestorov is a first-year student from Bulgaria. He is planning to major in Political Science and International Relations. He likes playing sports, working out, traveling, hiking, exploring, listening to music and watching movies. "My motivation to succeed comes from always striving to be the best version of myself, and to be better than who I was yesterday," shares Pave
Lisa Glybchenko is a senior from Ukraine majoring in Political Science. She is also doing SDM in Identity and Peacebuilding and a minor in Modern Languages and Cultures - French. This last year she decided to focus on professional development and independent art and graphic design projects. She also works as a Research and Instruction Assistant for the French Modern Languages Sub-Department. Her biggest interests are the application of art and graphic design for post-conflict reconciliation, foreign languages, and visual communication designs. Lisa is usually inspired by artwork, unusual color hues she randomly sees, and dedicated peacebuilding campaigns.