Staff

Glimpse from the Globe is a student-run publication led and managed by an Editor-in-chief, a President, two Associate Editors, and a staff of Correspondents from universities around the world.


Mia Speier
Editor-in-Chief
Mia Speier is a junior majoring in International Relations and minoring in Law and Public Policy from Los Angeles. In Spring 2020, she was a Max Kampelman Fellow at the U.S. Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe in Washington D.C. and previously interned at REVOLVE Media, a communication firm in Brussels, Belgium focused on sustainability in the European Union. On campus, Mia serves as the Communication Director and a Research Fellow for the USC Global Policy Institute, is an Assistant Editor for the Southern California International Review, and conducted immigration research for the Security and Political Economy Lab. She has a passion for journalism and previously served as the News Editor for the Daily Trojan for over a year and as the International Desk Editor at Annenberg Media. You can also find Mia walking backwards as a Tour Guide for the Office of Admission. Mia currently interns with the U.S. Agency for Global Media and is passionate about transatlantic relations, security studies and news media.
Maxim Haskell
President
Maxim Haskell is a senior at the University of Southern California majoring in International Relations and minoring in Law and Public Policy. Maxim has experience working on foreign trade for the European Centre for International Political Economy in Brussels, Belgium, strategic legislative coordination on Capitol Hill, and strategic communications for public relations firm Finsbury. On campus, he served as an assistant opinion editor for the Daily Trojan, studied at the Institute for European Studies in Brussels and was a former member of USC’s Model United Nations team. Maxim is interested in international development, the intersection of political economy and culture. In addition to a regional focus on Eurasia, Maxim’s is enthusiastic about all contemporary global affairs.

ALUMNI

Taline Gettas, Co-Founder of Glimpse from the Globe, 2010-13
Samir Kumar, Co-Founder and Editor-in-Chief, 2012-13
Reid Lidow, Content Editor, 2013-14
Alessandro Sassoon, Media and Content Manager, 2013-14; Correspondent, 2014
Nick Kosturos, President, 2014-15
Thomas Armstrong
, Editor-In-Chief, 2014-15
Rojine Ariani, Correspondent, 2013-14
Kerry Collins, Correspondent, 2013-14
Sydney Stockus, Correspondent, 2013-14
Jessica Agostinelli, Correspondent, 2014-15
Loudanni Chen, Correspondent, 2014-15
Jeff Grimes, Correspondent, 2014-15
Nathaniel Haas, Correspondent, 2014-15
Elizabeth Peabody, Correspondent, 2014-15
Nitya Ramanathan, Correspondent, 2014-15
Erin Wong, Correspondent, 2014-15
Ben Jury, Correspondent, 2014-15
Dan Morgan-Russell, Correspondent, 2015
Wang Xiaojie, Correspondent, 2014-15
Jason Tse, Correspondent, 2014-16
Hanna Jolkovsky, Correspondent, 2015-16
Anbar Aizenman, Correspondent, 2015-16
Isabella Soehn, Editor-In-Chief, 2015-16
Abigail Becker, President, 2015-16
J.T. Blakely, Webmaster; Correspondent, 2014-16
Alec Hively, Correspondent, 2016
Claire Cahoon, Correspondent, 2015-16
Edoardo Del Vecchio, Correspondent, 2016
Justine Breuch, Correspondent, 2014-15
Sofie Roehrig, Correspondent, 2015
Jack Anderson, Correspondent, 2015-2016
Max Hill, Correspondent, 2015
Jeff Levine, Correspondent, 2015-16
Kenneth Lee, Correspondent, 2015-16
Jacqueline Teobaldi, Correspondent, 2016-17
Brandon Whitehill, Correspondent, 2015-16
Erum Jaffrey, Correspondent, 2015-16
Kara Junttila, Correspondent, 2015-16
Caroline Chen, Correspondent, 2015-16
Alma Velazquez, Correspondent, 2016-17
Andre Gray, Editor-In-Chief, 2016-17
Kshitij Kumar, President, 2016-17
Steve Helmeci, Correspondent, 2016-17
Gesine Holtmann, Correspondent, 2016-17
Spencer Slagowitz, Correspondent, 2016-17
Jong Su Kim, Correspondent, 2016-17
Lyndon Chang, Correspondent, 2016-17
Tess Murray, President, 2017-18
Katya Lopatko, Editor-in-Chief, 2017-18
Jenna Mazza, President, 2018-19
Rebecca Cheng, Editor-in-Chief, 2018-19
Matthew McDonell, Webmaster; Correspondent, 2018-19
Brendan Moreyl, Correspondent, 2018-19
Ashlyn Elliot, Correspondent, 2018-19
Stuart Carson, Correspondent, 2018-19
Steve Literati, Correspondent, 2018-19
Amartya Ranganathan, Correspondent, 2018-19
Kendal Gee, Correspondent, 2018-19
Ciara Taylor, Correspondent, 2018-19
Henry Algert, Correspondent, 2018-19
Kevin Fry, Correspondent, 2019-20
Ananya Anand, Correspondent, 2019-20