Middle East Studies
Alexandra Wells '22

Student Spotlight: Alexandra Wells '22

Alexandra Wells '22 is a senior from New York City double concentrating in history and Middle East Studies. She is interested in solidarity and shared experiences between Arab-Jewish and Palestinian communities, as well as the intersections between art, social justice, and education. She is also involved in activist circles advocating for the rights of marginalized communities in the Middle East and throughout the globe. Alexandra spent her last semester working on her senior capstone project, titled Tracing Cross-Cultural Solidarity and Conceptions of Indigeneity through Indigenous North American and Palestinian Artwork. After graduation, she plans to return to New York City, to seek an MA in Art History and pursue a career in museum work.