Sagar Wadgaonkar

Sagar was born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana; his family is from Pune, India, and he has retained a keen interest in Indian and South Asian affairs, history, and politics since his childhood. Sagar graduated with a double BA from Boston College in 2013 in Political Science and Islamic Civilization and Societies, during which time he attended numerous study abroad programs in Kuwait, Israel/Palestine, and India. He also received a prestigious advanced study grant to conduct field research in Haiti, detailing sustainable relief efforts in the post-earthquake environment. Sagar spent  over a year living in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem, working with a risk consulting firm, the Levantine Group, and studying Arabic.