Hibaq Dougsiyeh is a Masters student at The American University of Paris (AUP), where she is pursuing her MA in Global Communications. She was born and raised in Temple Hills, Maryland, and spent most of her life in Atlanta, Georgia. Hibaq’s studies focus on international development, and specifically the communications aspects. In the past, she has served as the Assistant Programme Director for college radio station, Album 88, Social Media Manager for Pass the Tech, and is currently the Communications Director for the Graduate Student Council at AUP. Hibaq was an intern on the Transformations to Sustainability programme in 2017.