Asia

Anh Duong

Anh Duong

Hometown: Hanoi, Vietnam
Major: English Language Teaching, Graduate
Anh speaks English and Vietnamese. Her interests include Vietnamese language, travelling, and some parts of vietnamese culture like food, music, people, holidays, festivals, and superstitions.

Arunima Bhattacharjee

Arunima Bhattacharjee

Hometown: Dhaka, Bangladesh
Major: Journalism, Undergraduate
Arunima speaks Bengali, Hindi and Urdu, and English. Her interests include music, food, womens' rights in Bangladesh, cultural and religious events, education and youth life.

DaHyun Kim

DaHyun Kim

Hometown: Daejeon, South Korea
Major: International Studies, Undergraduate
DaHyun speaks Korean and English. Her interests include food, customs and cultures, social issues, politics, Korean language, lifestyle, breaking stereotypes and tourism.

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Dristi Manandhar

Hometown: Kathmandu, Nepal
Major: Architecture, Undergraduate
Dristi speaks English, Nepali, Newari, and Hindi. Her interests include architecture, culture and beliefs, local cuisine, art, music, dance, tourist attractions, current affairs, traditional Nepali dance, drawing and painting, community service and animals.

Georgiy Sichinava

Georgiy Sichinava

Hometown: Samarkand, Uzbekistan
Major: Business Administration and Finance, Undergraduate
Georgiy speaks Russian and English. His interests include history and geography, traditions, crafts, cuisine, holidays, tourism, and current affairs.

Haozhe Li

Haozhe Li

Hometown: Baoshan, Yunnan, China
Major: International Studies, Undergraduate
Haozhe speaks English and Chinese. His interests include Chinese languages, culture, tradition, lifestyle, cuisine, history, education, geography, outdoors, travel, politics, and current affairs.

Kainat Shaikh

Kainat Shaikh

Hometown: Hyderabad, Pakistan
Major: Linguistics and English Literature, graduate
Kainat speaks English, Urdu, and Sindhi. Her interests include culture, teaching, novels, music (Sufi), foods of South Asian region, traditions, storytelling, hospitality, family, and architecture.

Liana Hu

Liana Hu

Hometown: Hamburg, Germany and Chengdu, China
Major: Geography, undergraduate
Liana speaks English, Chinese, and German. Her interests include political geography, yoga, Tibetan Buddhism, Tibet-China issue, fashion industry in Shanghai, ethnic groups in India and China, kabaddi (traditional Indian sport), Chinese songs and music.

Sara Fatimah

Sara Fatimah

Hometown: Peshawar, Pakistan
Major: Undeclared, Undergraduate
Sara speaks Urdu, Pushto and English. Her interests include weddings, traditional dresses, jewelry and fashion, cuisine, history and Mughal architecture and lifestyle.

Sonia Herman

Sonia Herman

Hometown: Jakarta, Indonesia
Major: Business Administration, Undergraduate
Sonia speaks Sudanese, Bahasa Indonesian and English. Her interests include dance, politics, animals, traditional dresses, fashion, issues of poverty and culture.

Srushti Kamat

Srushti Kamat

Hometown: Singapore, Singapore and Mumbai, India
Major: Journalism, undergraduate
Srushti speaks English, Hindi, French, and Marathi. Her interests include race-relations, music, communications, speech, and food.

Suparada (Jang) Eak-in

Suparada Eak-in

Hometown: Chainat, Thailand
Major: Language Teaching Specialization, graduate
Suparada speaks English and Thai. Her interests include language teaching, cooking, food, dance, songs, sports, travel, and storytelling.

Yi Na

Yi Na

Hometown: Tibet, China
Major: Linguistics, Undergraduate
Yi speaks Amdo Tibetan, Mandarin Chinese, Lavrung and English. Her interests include language hierarchy, traditional food, holidays, community and family structures in Tibet, yoga and meditation.