Undergraduate International Orientation Advisers

Julie Antao

School: SFS
Major: International Politics with a focus in International Law, Ethics, and Institutions
Home Country: Brazil

Julie served as the Vice President of the 2018-19 Georgetown Program Board and staffed the Georgetown’s Model UN conference. She is involved with the Brazilian Club, the GU Eating Society, the International Relations Club and is a sister of the Kappa Alpha Theta women’s fraternity. You can find Julie binge-watching TV shows and chick-flicks on Netflix, or dancing to Brazilian songs in her room.


Caitlin Cao

School: SFS
Major: Science, Technology, International Affairs (STIA)
Home Country: China/USA
Caitlin enjoys playing squash and tennis with friends and watching thriller/detective/crime movies (she really, really recommends Contratiempo). Caitlin was raised in Beijing, China and moved to a Catholic boarding school in Rhode Island at the age of 14. She is passionate about European soccer (Bundesliga), learning about other cultures, and exploring Washington, DC.


Katia Cortes

School: MSB
Major: International Political Economy
Home Country: Mexico/USA

Katia enjoys traveling as well as experiencing new cultures and adventures.


Clara Lacan

School: College
Major: Political Economy with Certificate in Asian Studies
Home Country: France

Claire is President of Breaking the Bubble, a club that helps students explore Washington, DC. She loves traveling, exploring new cities, visiting museums, and finding new restaurants!


Hae Seong Lee

School: College
Major: Economics
Home Country: South Korea

Hae Seong enjoys the Georgetown Bubble, a student startup that sells bubble tea at the weekly farmer’s market, and loves traveling and entrepreneurship.


Valerie Ma

School: SFS
Major: International Politics
Home Country: Hong Kong
Valerie has staffed NCSC and NAIMUN conferences, as is engaged with the Hong Kong Students Association and Georgetown’s first and only Harry Potter club, Platform 37th and O.


Check out more detailed pre-arrival information below:  

June Newsletter – Get Excited for I-NSO #1 

July Newsletter – Get Excited for I-NSO #2