Editorial Board

Editor-In-Chief

MARIAH McCLOSKEY is a senior Diplomacy and Economics major, with a minor in Arabic. This year, Mariah will do research with CCRE and is the  President of the Odyssey Online. Mariah has interned with Musee Magazine, the Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice & Human Rights, the Phil Murphy Campaign, and The Women’s Islamic Initiative in Spirituality and Equality. While Mariah works at a music studio, her interest is in human trafficking prevention and equality for women’s educational rights.

Contact Mariah at mariah.mccloskey@student.shu.edu


Managing Editor

ANDREW WILSON is an incoming junior at Seton Hall University.  He has a double major in Diplomacy and Modern Languages (Arabic & Spanish) and a minor in Middle Eastern Studies.  In addition to his position for the Envoy, Andrew works as a Resident Assistant on campus.  During the summer, Andrew will take Arabic language classes at Lebanese American University’s New York City campus.  Upon graduation, Andrew aspires to build his culture/area studies knowledge and language skills in a military capacity.

Contact Andrew at andrew.wilson2@student.shu.edu


Associate Editor

JARRETT DANG is a sophomore at Seton Hall University double majoring in Diplomacy & International Relations and Economics, with minors in French and History. In addition to writing for The Diplomatic Envoy, he reports for the Global Current radio show and is involved in the Seton Hall United Nations Association (SHUNA). His areas of interest lie in Peace and Conflict Resolution, post-conflict reconstruction, and international development.

Contact Jarrett at jarrett.dang@student.shu.edu


International News Editor

STEPHANIE MILLER is a senior at Seton Hall University double majoring in Diplomacy and Religious Studies, with a minor in Arabic. Stephanie is a 2019 research intern with the Global Centre for the Responsibility to Protect, and previously presented research on human trafficking in extremist networks at the New York African Studies Association’s 43rd Annual Conference. Her interests include mass atrocity prevention, security policy, and Middle Eastern and Islamic studies.

Contact Stephanie at stephanie.miller@student.shu.edu


Opinion Editor

SAVERIA ANTONACCI is a junior Diplomacy & International Relations major, with minors in Economics and Russian from Staten Island, New York. Other than being involved with the Envoy, she is also an At-large Senator for Student Government Association at Seton Hall University. Saveria’s main interest is in environmental politics regarding its current and future impact on the world.

Contact Saveria at saveria.antonacci@student.shu.edu


Communications Liaison

ALYSSA FUTA is a junior with the School of Diplomacy and the Seton Hall Honors Program. Currently, Alyssa is Peer Educator for Know More and is a member of the Seton Hall Blue Crew. Additionally, she is the secretary for both Zeta Tau Alpha Lambda Xi Chapter and the Rotaract Club. In her free time, Alyssa busies herself with the duties of the Diplomacy Senator and Senate Secretary for the Student Government Association.

Contact Alyssa at alyssa.futa@student.shu.edu


Layout Editor

TIEN PHAN is a junior Diplomacy and International Relations major. In addition to his role at the Diplomatic Envoy, he is an Upward Bound Program Mentor.

Contact Tien at tien.phan@student.shu.edu


Web Editor

We are currently looking for a new web editor! If you are interested please reach out!

Contact us at thediplomaticenvoy@gmail.com


Senior Correspondent

LUISA CHAINFERBER is junior at Seton Hall University majoring in Diplomacy and International Relations. Besides the Envoy, Luisa works as a desk assistant on campus and is the President of the Portuguese Culture and Language Club. This past spring, Luisa served as a writer for the Forté Foundation College Fast Track to Finance Conference that took place at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. Her interests include international law, economics, and conflict resolution.

Contact Luisa at luisa.chainferber@student.shu.edu


Faculty AdvisorCourtney_Smith3

DR. COURTNEY B. SMITH is senior associate dean and an associate professor at the Seton Hall University School of Diplomacy and International Relations. His areas of study include international organizations, United Nations studies, and peace studies. In addition to the Envoy, he also advises the Seton Hall United Nations Association (SHUNA).

Contact Dr. Smith at courtney.smith@shu.edu.


To contact the editorial board, write to thediplomaticenvoy@gmail.com.

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