Anushka Kapahi is currently a first year Master’s student in the International Affairs program at the George Washington University-Elliott School of International Affairs. She attained her Bachelor’s degree in Consular and Diplomatic Affairs from the De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde in Manila, Philippines. This kicked in her interest to further deepen her knowledge on Southeast Asian Politics. She earned a Graduate Certificate in Defense and Strategic Studies from the Missouri State University. At the ESIA, Anushka’s concentration is centered on International Security Studies.