Anna Gratzer is a senior at American University, where she studies communications and international relations. Gratzer, originally from Minnesota, is an aspiring political reporter. Outside of the classroom, she writes for Elbowroom, a Women’s Initiative publication. In the past, Gratzer has interned at the Council on Foreign Relations, Voice of America and the U.S. Senate. She enjoys spending time with her puppy, Meadow, and watching documentaries.