Tess Hargarten is a third-year student at Colgate University majoring in Political Science and minoring in Psychology. She is passionate about international relations and conflict resolution, as well as refugee, human rights, and women’s issues. Tess has recently worked with 374Water as a Government Relations intern, conducting research regarding environmental policy and litigation across the country. At Colgate, Tess works with Shaw Wellness Institute promoting wellness across all offices on campus, and has specifically worked with the Office of Sustainability to encourage the intersection of wellness and sustainability among Colgate students. Tess is also the Communications Director for Democracy Matters, a non-partisan student organization that works to promote political engagement.