Elizabeth Stephani a Junior Associate for Bridges Weekly. She is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Arts degree in Government at Smith College, Massachusetts and is now spending one semester studying at the University of Geneva through the Smith in Geneva Exchange Programme. While at Smith, Ms. Stephani is involved in the Smith College Debate Society, co-chairs the AEMES Advisory Board and is a reporter for the Center for Religious and Spiritual Life. She has spent time in South Africa teaching English with the nonprofit Mamelodi Initiative and in Boston conducting Geochemistry research at Harvard University. Ms. Stephani is a citizen of the United States.