Germalysa is a senior in the Sociology department minoring in African American Studies, Latin American Studies, and Neuroscience. In addition, Germalysa is a varsity member of the debate team, an ambassador for the admissions office, and a marketing assistant for campus-rec. During off-time, she enjoys photography, playing tennis, and painting. Germalysa's primarily researches the intersection of immigration, healthcare, tech, and international policy in Latin America. For her thesis, she plans on exploring means of communication during global disasters using Haiti as a case study.