Jediael Peterson recently joined the WCI team as a GALS intern. She currently attends Temple University, where she is a Global Studies major (security track) concentrating in Africa and the Middle East. She is interested in African diaspora history and the importance of women in various independence movements. She is currently researching the role that borders and ethnic tensions played in the Nigerian civil war and hopes to become a Professor of African history. Outside of her academic work, Jediael is an aspiring plant mom and amateur painter.
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