Sean Salome is a senior, dual majoring in International Relations / Global Studies and History. His academic focus is on International Security and European Studies. Prior to studying at the University of Texas at Austin, Sean served in the United States Marine Corps where he fostered an understanding and passion for geopolitics. Sean gained 15 years of diverse experience while serving in combat and peacekeeping operations, which he admits provided him with a unique and comprehensive perspective on foreign policy issues. This past summer Sean participated in the Clements Center Maymester program studying at King's College, London increasing his understanding of the US/UK Special Relationship and it’s affects on the world order. Sean looks forward to combining his experience and academics in a continued career in public service and foreign policy.