Elaine is a first-year student in the International Relations and Organisations programme at Leiden University in The Hague. An avid writer since childhood, she once served a stint as Provincial Editor of The Canadian Journal of Pharmacy Students and Interns. Elaine is a highly seasoned traveller, a passionate dancer of Argentine tango, and a classical musician. In her spare time, she enjoys yoga, rock climbing, working out at the gym, and reading. Her many and varied political interests include issues pertaining to international law and human rights.