2016 Yenching Scholars
Alix Xianthe Mary Lewis

Alix Xianthe Mary Lewis

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Alix Lewis hails from Trinidad and Tobago in the Caribbean. Alix graduated from Wellesley College, where she majored in Economics and minored in Chinese. At Wellesley, she served as the president of the Slater International Students’ Organization. A key interest of hers is the promising development of the Sino-Caribbean relationship and specifically, the Sino-Trinidadian relationship.  After earning her master’s degree in Politics and International Relations, Alix hopes to return to her home country and work on issues related to trade and urban development. Alix is 22 years old and spent her last years of high school in Hong Kong.