Eugene Yi

Eugene Yi ’08, MPA ’13, a Woodrow Wilson School graduate who speaks Korean and Chinese, founded a translation effort that drew the attention of the Gates Foundation and the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS). He spent his summer internship at the Department of State's Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs as well as the Office of Asian and Pacific Security Affairs at the Department of Defense. His fellowship was divided between work at the Department Of Defense’s Office of the Under Secretary for Policy/East Asian Affairs and the Political Section at the U.S. embassy in Beijing.