On graduating from the PPES programme in Trinity College with double first-class honours, Dublin, Eleanor spent a summer working a political intern with an NGO in Freetown, Sierra Leone. Following this, she pursued an M.Sc. in International Politics at Trinity College Dublin, writing her Masters’ thesis on the role of the African Union in democratic consolidation. Eleanor is spending the 2013-14 academic year on a scholarship at the College of Europe in Bruges, Belgium, studying EU International Relations and Diplomacy.
Undergraduate Award Overall & Programme Winner in 2012
University: Trinity College Dublin
Course: International Relations & Politics