Americas

Anapaola Araujo Tupayachi

Hometown: Cusco, Peru
Major: Architecture, Undergraduate

Anapaola speaks English, Spanish, and conversational French and Quechua. Her interests include arts and crafts, creative design, dancing, music, literature, traveling, languages, gastronomy, community 
involvement, and Peruvian and Latin American cultures. 

Lantha Clarke

Hometown: Portmore, Jamaica
Majors: Psychology and Public Relations, Undergraduate
Samantha speaks English, Patois Creole, and Japanese. Her interests include Jamaican food, culture, dance, history, and storytelling.

Octavio Elias de Lima

Hometown: São Manuel, São Paulo, Brazil

Major: Economics, (minor in Information Technology)

Website: https://oge.mit.edu/graddiversity/msrp/2021-msrp-interns/octavio-de-lima/  

Giancarlo Penalba

Hometown: Managua, Nicaragua

Major: Art & Technology

Languages spoken: Spanish & English.

Interests: Drawing, playing videogames, watching anime, reading manga, daydreaming, playing Dungeons & Dragons, and keeping a dream journal.

Sebastian Ibanez Sanhueza

Hometown: Chillan, Chile

Languages: Spanish and English

My major: Human Physiology

Things I like to do: contemporary dance, yoga, listening to music, reading novels and thrillers, hiking and hanging out with friends

Something I would like people to know:  I have been dancing since I was a kid. In 2017, I joined a contemporary dance academy in my town and I loved it. Also, I have a 6 year old cat named Mia back home.