Juliana “Jules” Schifferes is a senior at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, majoring in Political Science. As a research intern, she produces fact sheets and background information memoranda for use by her colleagues, especially for academic research. Juliana lives in Maryland. Outside of work, she indulges her love of literature. Her current favorite read is The Dove’s Necklace by Raja Alem. She hails from the Washington metropolitan area.