Americas

María Soto Cuesta

Hometown: Caracas, Venezuela
Major: Biochemistry
Languages: Spanish and English  
Interests: Reading, baking, skateboarding, playing golf and volleyball, and science

Anna (Annita) De Sanctis

Preferred name: My name is Anna De Sanctis but people call me Annita
Hometown: I was born and raised in Santa Cruz, Bolivia. For two years I lived in La Paz, Bolivia.
Major: Business Administration
Languages: Spanish is my native language and I learned English last year

Mariana (Bee) Arredondo Durán

Preferred name: Bee Arredondo Durán
Hometown: León, Guanajuato, Mexico
Major: Art and Technology
Languages: English and Spanish
Interests: Art, film, music, Mexican history, food, languages, storytelling, politics, and human rights

Giancarlo Penalba

Hometown: Managua, Nicaragua
Major: Art & Technology
Languages: Spanish & English
Interests: Drawing, playing video games, watching anime, reading manga, daydreaming, playing Dungeons & Dragons, and keeping a dream journal

Sebastian Ibanez Sanhueza

Hometown: Chillan, Chile
Major: Human Physiology
Languages: Spanish and English
Interests: 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.

Anapaola Araujo Tupayachi

Hometown: Cusco, Peru
Major: Architecture
Languages: English, Spanish, and conversational French and Quechua.
Interests: Arts and crafts, creative design, dancing, music, literature, traveling, languages, gastronomy, community involvement, and Peruvian and Latin American cultures.