The Goodwin Cooke Award for Leadership in International Relations 2012:
Yiwei Wu

Cooke  Award 2012 Yiwei Wu

This year’s recipient of the Goodwin Cooke Award for Leadership in International Relations has combined her major in International Relations here in the Maxwell School with a major in Advertising in the Newhouse School of Communications.  Her topic concentration in International Relations is International Political Economy, and her geographic region concentration is Asia.  She was a member of our 2011 delegation to the National Model United Nations conference portraying the Republic of Kazakhstan, where she served as a representative of GA2nd Committee and is currently a member of our 2012 delegation portraying the Republic of Gabon, where she served as a representative to the Commission on the Status of Women and as co-head delegate of the Syracuse University-Maxwell School delegation. She has also participated in the Renée Crown University Honors Program, volunteered with the Say Yes to Education program, worked as a Resident Advisor, served as managing editor of THE OUTCROWD magazine, and as an advertising representative for THE DAILY ORANGE.