Lucy Song

The Wilson Center
History; Public Policy

Lucy Song is a third-year history major and public policy minor. She is particularly interested in East Asian history, diplomacy, and the workings of supranational organizations that facilitate more effective international cooperation. Lucy is also the Senior California Editor of the Berkeley Political Review. Through UCDC, the semester-long UC Washington program, she hopes to intern at a think tank and learn about how academic research can be applied to solve contemporary social and political challenges. She would like to thank the Matsui Center so much for providing her with such an amazing opportunity! 


I cannot believe that an entire month has passed since my last blog. Time sure flies by quickly around here! Many exciting things have happened since the end of September, and I am happy to say that I am really starting to like this city. Sometimes (and at the risk of being slightly creepy), as I...
To be honest, when I first landed at the Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, I really did not have a clear idea of or much expectation about how my semester in D.C. would unfold--after all, I have never been to America's national capital or seen much of the East Coast at all. But fast...