Oxford

For the absolute beginner as well as the experienced debater, this seminar focuses on every aspect of public speaking from voice, posture, and projection to research and argumentation. Students practice speaking every day and gain exposure to extemporaneous speaking and...
While at Oxford, Walker focused on early novels, figure drawing at the Ruskin School of Art, very late coffees with friends on Gloucester Green, and rowing. He then taught English literature to rising seniors at Pembroke College, Oxford, and returned,...
While at Cambridge, Vicky specialized in human geography and worked with refugees and asylum seekers in London and Calais. She went on to complete a Master of Science in Refugee and Forced Migration Studies at Oxford, furthering her interest in...
While at University of Connecticut pursuing her undergraduate degree in English with a concentration in British literature, Sami studied abroad in London at the height of the 2012 Olympics and fell in love with the U.K. She went on to...
Rob is a writer, teacher, and Los Angeles native, although travel keeps him away from Hollywood for months at a time. As an undergraduate art history major at UCLA, he was assistant arts editor for the Daily Bruin and worked...
While at Adelphi, Monique focused on advocating for social justice, global advocacy, and community engagement through the Levermore Global Scholars Honors Program. During her freshman year of college, she attended the American College of Norway in Moss, Norway. There she...
An architect from Serbia, Mihaela is an intellectual polymath with master’s degrees in cognitive science from the University of Vienna, neuroscience from King’s College London, and film aesthetics from Oxford. Until recently she was Director of Strategy and Development at...
While at Trinity College Dublin, Marina has been focusing on her medical studies. She herself was a Putney Pre-College student in Amherst College and is very excited to be back this time as part of the Putney staff. In high...
After earning master’s degrees in Economics (in Serbia) and Cognitive Science (in Vienna), Luka came to Oxford where he earned a doctorate in Experimental Psychology. His research focuses on the interplay between passions and reason, and he has taught innovative...
While at Taylor University, Kelli studied English with a focus in creative writing and spent a semester in Ireland studying Irish culture, history, and literature. After graduation, she led programs at the YMCA of the Rockies in Rocky Mountain National...