Excelling in Language Studies Award, German
Student Name: Mindi R. Leit
Major(s): German Studies and International Studies
Bio: Mindi is a senior in the College studying German, International Studies and Anthropology. Mindi is primarily interested in international development and good governance. She currently conducts research at the Institute for the Study of Modern Israel. She was also fortunate enough to study abroad in Vienna. Since then, Mindi knew that she definitely wanted to be a German major. In addition to academics, Mindi is involved in a number of organizations on campus. Mindi is the president and co-founder of the German Culture Club, a member of the Development Committee for Camp Kesem, a traveling competitor on Emory's Model UN Team, and recently headed a Model UN Committee at Emory based on the German Bundestag in the year 2021. After graduating from Emory in only 3 years, she will take some time off to work and volunteer before pursuing a joint JD/MA.