Namrata Verghese is a sophomore in Emory College, pursuing a double major in Psychology/Linguistics and English/Creative Writing. Born in India, raised in England, and currently living in the U.S., she loves to travel and spent the summer after her freshman year conducting cross-cultural child-development psychology research in Scotland. On campus, she is a research assistant in the Fivush Family Narratives Lab, an executive board member of TEDxEmory, a writer and editor for The Emory Globe, and the vice president of Refugee Revive. An aspiring journalist, she combines her love of writing and global perspectives through her position as a Communications Intern at The Carter Center.