Charlotte Volpe

Syracuse University, Maxwell School
Class Year: 2021

Public Administration

Charlotte is a dual master's degree student at at the Maxwell School at Syracuse University studying public administration and international affairs.

Charlotte graduated from Barnard College with a degree in History and Ancient Studies. Her interest in understanding how historical processes inform current events and her experience studying abroad in Italy sparked her desire to pursue a career in diplomacy and international relations. Prior to coming to Maxwell, she worked at a nonprofit that organizes cultural exchange programs for young adults, taught English in Spain, and interned at U.S. Embassy Rome.

At Maxwell, Charlotte has focused on social policy and South Asia studies. As a Boren Fellow, she studied intensive Hindi in Jaipur, India. Through internships at USAID and the U.S. Indo-Pacific Command she has worked on social protection and gender and security policy programs.

"I'm not a Robot"