Saedie Hawbaker

USA

School Year: Junior

Major(s):  Global & International Studies; minors in Linguistics, Political Science, Arabic & Islamic Studies

Team: Phoenix

Languages: English, studying Arabic

Awards: Bepko Scholar though the Honors College, Sam H Jones service scholar, Dean's List

Hobbies: reading, baking, Netflix, backpacking

Why did you become a mentor: I loved working with international students in IPMP last year as well as through the various volunteering and interning opportunities I've had.

Bio:  I was born and raised in a small town called Berne in northeast Indiana. I'm currently an undergraduate student at IUPUI majoring in Global & International Studies, and after undergrad I plan to pursue a M.A. in International Relations or Humanitarian Aid or to attend law school. In the future, I hope to work with refugees and immigrants.

Best place to go in Indianapolis: The IMA

Favorite event at IUPUI: Battleship and Ragatta