Meet the Staff

Editor-in-Chief, Jessica McHale – Jessica is a senior from Palm Beach, FL majoring in political science with an interest in economics. She plans to work for a law firm upon graduation and attend law school soon after. In addition to serving as Editor-in-Chief for GlobalVU, she is a Feature Twirler for Vanderbilt’s Spirit of Gold marching band! Please reach out to Jessica with any questions or comments regarding GlobalVU at jessica.r.mchale@vanderbilt.edu

Javan Latson – Javan is a senior from Ocala, Florida, majoring in Human and Organizational Development. He is involved in intramural basketball and pretty much likes anything to do with sports and is an avid fan of anything Marvel related. In his spare time, he enjoys catching up on world events while listening to Bob Marley or Bossa Nova. It’s his dream to one day form his own start-up that will help support aspiring entrepreneurs in marginalized communities or in developing countries.

Emma Dahill – Emma is a freshman at Vanderbilt from New Canaan, Connecticut.  She is currently studying Political Science and is interested in Art History.  She loves to spend her free time reading, hanging out with friends, and traveling. She’s been to Greece, Italy, France, England, and Morocco! Places on her bucket list for future world adventures include India, South Africa, Austria, and Cambodia.

Thomas Bell – Thomas is a freshman at Vanderbilt, hoping to double major in Political Science and Spanish & European Studies.  He is from Tucson, Arizona, and loves to be immersed in politics, history, international affairs, and languages.