Meet MGA Students

Current students and alumni from the master of global affairs program in the Keough School of Global Affairs represent more than 60 countries including:

Afghanistan; Argentina; Bangladesh; Belarus; Belize; Botswana; Burkina Faso; Canada; Chile; China; Colombia; Costa Rica; Democratic Republic of Congo; Ecuador; Egypt; El Salvador; Ethiopia; Finland; The Gambia; Ghana; Guatemala; Haiti; Honduras; Hungary; India; Indonesia; Iran; Japan; Kazakhstan; Kenya; Kyrgyzstan; Lebanon; Mali; Mexico; Moldova; Mongolia; Morocco; Myanmar; Nepal; Nicaragua; Nigeria; Pakistan; Palestine; Peru; the Philippines; Russia; Sierra Leone; Singapore; South Africa; South Korea; Syria; Taiwan; Tajikistan; Trinidad and Tobago; Tunisia; Turkey; Ukraine; Uganda; the United Kingdom; the United States; Uzbekistan; Venezuela; Vietnam; Yemen; and Zimbabwe.

Our students bring a wealth of professional experience in international development, education, peacebuilding, environmental conservation, human rights, humanitarian assistance, journalism, and other fields. All students in the class have received fellowships thanks to a number of generous families, as well as foundation support and funding from institutes and the university more widely.

Ebaa Elkalamawi 

Ebaa Elkalamawi 

Global Affairs + Specialization (offered through 2022), 2023


Ebaa Elkalamawi holds a MSc in global health policy from Maastricht University in the Netherlands and an MBBCh in medicine and surgery from Mansoura University. She is a past recipient of a Lazord Fellowship from the John D. Gerhart Center for Philanthropy, Civic Engagement and Responsible Business at American University in Cairo. As a Lazord fellow, Ebaa served as a health project coordinator for the Centre for Development Services, a private sector consulting firm that provides development solutions for Egyptian communities.

Ebaa also has worked as a medical officer for a nongovernmental organization that provides voluntary counseling and testing for people living with HIV/AIDS in greater Cairo and has counseled children and families living with HIV. As a master of global affairs student, she is the recipient of the Riberas Orjales Family Fellowship.