Emily Warwick Named College’s 2021 Outstanding Senior
May 3, 2021
Emily Warwick, an international relations and public and urban affairs major, was named the 2021 Outstanding Senior in the College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences.
Warwick engaged in a variety of research experiences that reflected her transdisciplinary interests: research assistant for several faculty members in the Department of Political Science and the Department of Sociology; participant in a Diplomacy Lab research project and the Virginia Tech Advanced Research Skills Program; intern at the National Geospatial Intelligence Agency; associate with the Hume Center for National Security and Technology; and contributor to the DataBridge Research Lab and the Virginia Tech Policy Destination Area COVID-19 Database Project. She also participated in myriad extracurricular activities, serving as a delegate at the Atlantic Coast Conference Student Leadership Symposium; a student government representative at the University Commission on Research; an ambassador of the Virginia Tech Office of Undergraduate Research; an associate editor of Philologia, an undergraduate research journal in the college; and director of the Student Government Association’s First-Year Leadership Experience.
Her postgraduate plans are to pursue a career in social science research with a long-term goal of earning a doctorate in political science and becoming a professor.