Brought up in Denmark, Agathe Engell is now pursuing her undergraduate studies at Yale-NUS College in Singapore. A rising sophomore, she intends to major in Economics, while taking advantage of her liberal arts education to also pursue her interests in politics. During her time in Denmark, Agathe was active in youth politics and amongst other things led a development project in Zimbabwe that aimed at creating dialogue across political divides. At Yale-NUS, she is engaged in social-emotional leadership training to help foster personal growth for participants and a richer culture on campus. She also serves as president of the school’s European Society and is currently leading the society’s efforts to become the first Asian chapter of the Transatlantic think-tank, European Horizons.
Updated May 2018