Mariana Paez

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Mariana Paez is a first-year Economics and Political Science double-major, interested in journalism, economic reform, and social issues. At The Gate, she writes about national politics, specifically analyzing political responses to current events. She spent last summer learning Italian, and in her free time, she enjoys exploring the city with her friends, going to Doc Films, and finding new study spots (usually cafes) both on and off campus.

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