Evan Gottesman is a History major minoring in Political Science and International and Global Studies. He is currently president of the Rutgers University Association of International Relations. Passionate about global affairs, Evan is especially interested in the Caucasus and Central Asia regions and the foreign policies of Russia, the United States, and Israel. He has been published by The National Interest, World Policy Journal, and ETH Zürich's Center for Security Studies. A dedicated Model UNer, Evan has attended 18 MUN conferences and led the Rutgers team during the 2014-2015 academic year. He worked at the real United Nations last fall and found it nothing like the model. Evan serves on Rutgers Hillel's executive board and is active in the Demarest Hall special interest community, where he participated in Hall Government. Evan fills his free time reading, playing board games (Settlers of Catan is a favorite), visting museums, and taking trips into New York City. He is guilty of engaging in political debates on the internet.