What’s It Like?

No one can give you a better sense of what it’s really like to study Political Economy at Lewis & Clark than our current students and recent alumni.

Satya Austin-Opper

Hometown: Asheville, North Carolina
Extracurriculars: Sustainability and Climate Programs intern, College Outdoors trip leader

Nicole Godbout

Hometown: Seattle, Washington
Overseas Program: East Africa
Extracurriculars: Sustainability analyst with the Sustainability Department, Intramurals, College Outdoors trip leader, research assistant

Mateo Kaiser

Hometown: Mountain View, California
Overseas Program: Munich, Germany
Extracurriculars: Students Engaged in Eco-Defense (SEED) Club, Garden Club, College Democrats, German Club, Model United Nations, Student Philanthropy Council

Tuse Mahenya

Hometown: Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Overseas Program: Australia (spring 2020)
Extracurriculars: Theatre, Student Philanthropy Council, Editorial Meridian Journal, Auditor (ASLC), Student Advisory Board (Career Center), Overnight Host, International Fair, Senior Experience, Literary Review

Shoshana Rybeck

Hometown: Olney, Maryland
Overseas Program: East Africa
Extracurriculars: J Street U, ENVS elf (program assistant), SAAB tutor, Research Assistant