Paul, 25, is a second generation Lebanese-American who has lived in the DC area since he was 12. He attended the University of Maryland, where he studied philosophy and astronomy. (Go Terps!). With an interest in politics and international relations, Paul’s Fellowship as Current Affairs Editor with ATFL Project: Cedar has given him the opportunity to explore his rich cultural heritage, broaden his understanding of Middle Eastern history, and familiarize himself with the sociopolitical issues the region faces. Outside of Project: Cedar Paul is a lover of literature, the outdoors, bourbon, and his mamma’s cooking.