Students at the Roper Center play important roles in data management, data cleaning, data entry, file format migration, administration, translation, and other essential work within the archive. Current student staff include:
Rafi is a MPA student at Cornell University majoring in Economic and Financial Policy. His latest professional experience was interning at the World Bank in D.C. Before coming to Cornell he was in Pakistan working on disaster relief and management projects. He likes to lift weights, cook, and follow numerous sports. He still doesn’t get American sports though!
Francine Barchett is double-majoring in International Agriculture and Rural Development + Development Sociology. She is passionate about the intersections of food security, agriculture, and policy. Outside of class she stays busy running, doing yoga, keeping up with current events, and traveling wherever she can.