Lena is convinced of the importance of the European project, having lived and studied herself in Paris, Bonn and Oxford.
She currently pursues a master’s degree in Modern Languages at the University of Oxford, focusing on film studies and philosophy within the Cultural Studies programme.
Her professional goal is to become a journalist and writer. Apart from her studies in Oxford, Lena pursues a double master’s programme of the universities of Bonn and Paris-Sorbonne where she focuses on cognitive linguistics. Her primary academic interests within this field are analyses of speeches of European right-wing populists to unmask their methods and intentions.
“New Europeans gives enlightenment values like democracy and human rights contemporary meanings. I want to be part of that voice and support common needs and EU Citizens’ rights.”