The Harlan Cleveland Award for Excellence in International Policy Issues 2013:
Kexin "Kitty" Zheng
This year’s recipient is
Kexin “Kitty” Zheng. She combined her
major in International Relations in the Maxwell School with a major in Magazine
from the Newhouse School of Communications.
Her geographic region concentration is Asia, and her topic concentration
is International Security & Diplomacy. She was a member of our 2013
delegation to the National Model United Nations conference portraying the Czech
Republic, where she served as a representative of General Assembly Second
Committee on Economic and Financial Matters.
She studied abroad with our SU Center at Tsinghua University in Beijing
and at our SU Center in Madrid, Spain.
She is fluent in Spanish, and she was an outstanding participant in our
Maxwell-in-Washington International Relations semester, where she interned at
Foreign Policy magazine. Our Washington, DC, Center Director, Ryan Williams,
writes that she “is far and away one of the most impressive students” to come
through the DC Program while he has been director.