Lydia Tomkiw

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Lydia Tomkiw writes for the International desk at the Monitor.

She is currently pursuing a Master of International Affairs at Columbia University‚Äôs School of International and Public Affairs. She is a senior editor of Columbia's Journal of International Affairs.

She recently spent a month reporting on the ongoing economic and political changes in Ukraine. From 2011 to 2012, she was a Princeton in Asia journalism fellow at The Jakarta Globe in Indonesia where she worked as a journalist and web editor. She previously interned at Foreign Policy Magazine. She received her BA with honors from Wesleyan University in 2011. 

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