Ms. Christina Paras is a research intern at AICGS during the summer of 2016. She writes for the AICGS Notizen blog, conducts research, manages databases, and documents events at AICGS and other institutions. Christina’s long-held interest in Germany stems from her annual visit with her family in the country. She plans to study abroad in Germany next spring.

Currently a rising junior at the University of Maryland, Christina is pursuing majors in both Supply Chain Management and International Business. Additionally, she is working toward a minor in German language. Her research interests include debt-crisis issues in global finance, immigration policy, and environmental initiatives.