Fiona Captan is a Gender and Global Security Program Assistant at Women in International Security (WIIS). As a Junior at Boston University, she is pursuing a B.A. in International Relations and a minor in European Studies. Her IR regional and functional concentrations include the Middle East & North Africa and Foreign Policy & Security Studies, respectfully. She is a first generation university student and American, speaks English, German, French, Spanish, and Arabic, and has lived in Austria and the UAE. At Boston University, Fiona is a member of Delta Phi Epsilon (the Foreign Service and International Business Co-ed Fraternity), an incoming Fall research intern for the Nuclear Sites Project at the Frederick S. Pardee School of Global Studies, and the Senior Editor for the International Relations Review. Seeking a career in the security and intelligence community, Fiona hopes to inspire other women to pursue roles in male-dominated institutions.