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.



Kyle Seasly

Kyle Seasly

Governance and Policy, 2024

United States

Kyle Seasly was a Peace Corps volunteer in Cambodia from 2015-2018. He spent two of those years teaching English at a rural public secondary school in Pursat Province and one year at the Teacher Training Center in Stung Treng. During his time in Cambodia, Kyle also pursed various projects: his education project about the Khmer Rouge received a Let Girls Grant; he organized the international WriteOn! competition; and he organized a WASH (water, sanitation, and hygiene) project that involved the construction of new hygienic facilities at O Ta Pong Secondary School. Most recently, he was a social studies teacher at Ayeyarwaddy International School in Mandalay, Myanmar.

Kyle holds a BA in history from Whitman College, where he focused mostly on US foreign policy in the 20th century. As a master of global affairs student, Kyle is is the recipient of a Donald & Marilyn Keough Fellowship.