2003-04 Fellows

Christian Gomez ’03

Arias Foundation for Peace and Human Progess – San Josť, Costa Rica

Christian Gomez A native of McLean, Virginia, Christian was a Politics major at Princeton, with certificates in Political Economy and Latin American Studies. In working with the Arias Foundation, which works for a lasting peace in Central America and throughout the world, he hopes to launch a career dedicated to influencing US-Latin American relations.

Alex Leader '03

Asociación Pro Arte y Cultura - Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia

Alex LeaderAlso hailing from McLean, Virginia, Alex was a pre-med English major with a certificate in Latin American Studies. Alex's fellowship focuses on music education in the eastern lowlands of Bolivia with APAC. Alex describes her fellowship as "an experience that has carried me into landscapes that may only be rightly translated by the luminous music that these past months have engendered." After her PiLA fellowship, Alex plans on attending medical school