MIRS-Middle East & North African Studies Student
Ethan Lyman is pursuing a Masters in International and Regional Studies with a specialization in the Middle East & North African studies. He is keenly interested in foreign affairs and global learning and hopes to focus his studies on how religion, ethnicity, culture, and nationality in the post-colonial to modern era affect international relations in the MENA region. In May 2021, Ethan graduated cum laude from the University of South Carolina, receiving a BSBA with a double major in international business and operations and supply chain management, along with two minors in Spanish and Portuguese. He completed several study abroad trips where he worked with the Anne Frank House in Amsterdam and interned with the US Commercial Service in Chile.