SEAN O'NEIL '21
Majors: Political Science and Economics
Sean O’Neil is a rising junior studying Political Science and Economics at George Washington University. Skills gained through debate have aided Sean in obtaining an internships on Capitol Hill, with a trade association, and the department of defense. As well, debate has afforded Sean the opportunity to travel to Belgium, France, and Indonesia.Alongside debate, Sean is the President and Founder of The George Washington University Lawn Sports Club.
OLIVIA DUGAN '20
Majors: Political Science and Criminal Justice
Olivia is a senior from Kansas City, Missouri majoring in Political Science and Criminal Justice with a minor in Journalism in the Columbian School of Arts and Science. Olivia has spent eight months interning at Capital Hill as a legislative intern for Congressman Roger Marshall. She is a current member of GW-TV, as well a member of Alpha Delta Pi sorority. Olivia also enjoys visiting museums and exploring the city.
CYNTHIA YUE '22
Majors: International Affairs
A native of Tennessee, Cynthia is an honors student studying International Affairs. Through the Debate & Literary Society, she has had the opportunity to travel to Indonesia to coach students and attend the Forum for International Tourism and the Environment. Outside of the Debate & Literary Society, Cynthia also serves as a National Council Member for UNICEF USA. In her spare time, Cynthia enjoys sightseeing and reading.
HAILEY KNOWLES '22
Major: International Affairs
Hailey is a sophomore majoring in International Affairs originally from Las Vegas, Nevada. The George Washington Debate and Literary Society has given Hailey the opportunity to become a fellow at the French Embassy, work as a research assistant for a GW professor, and travel to both Belgium and Paris with the team. She is also part of the GW honors program as well as a member of the Sigma Iota Rho co-ed fraternity. Her favorite hobbies include traveling, photography, and reading.