Student Leaders and Members

Hannah Levin (’18)

Empower Coordinator

Hannah is a senior Cognitive and Brain Science major at Tufts University, working passionately to expand access to healthcare through her involvement Tufts Timmy Global Health, Boston Healthcare for the Homeless Program, and Partners in Health. With the support of Empower, Hannah spent the past summer in Xela, Guatemala, learning about social entrepreneurship, culturally competent care, and medical Spanish from Tufts Timmy’s partner, Asociación Pop Wuj, and volunteering with their medical and community development projects.

Hannah moved to Tufts from Philadelphia. She loves making art, being outside, and sharing those experiences with good friends.

Marina Shalabi (’18)

Graduate Empower Coordinator

Marina Shalabi is a Master of Arts in Law and Diplomacy Candidate at The Fletcher School at Tufts University focusing on Business for Social Impact and Security Studies. Ms. Shalabi formerly worked on U.S.-Middle East foreign policy at The Washington Institute for Near East Policy. She spent over ten years living and working in the MENA region including most recently in Tangier, Morocco for the International Organization for Migration. Last summer, Ms. Shalabi was an IGL Empower grant recipient and conducted an impact evaluation and research at the Institute for Strategic Dialogue in London. She is currently writing her thesis on the role of the private sector and technology in addressing extremism online.