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Int'l Student / Scholar Svcs
Fax: 202-885-3354
Butler Pavilion, Room 410

ISSS office walk-in advising hours: Mondays: 12:00 noon - 5:00 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Bakar, Senem S
Director, International Student & Scholar Services

Int'l Student / Scholar Svcs
4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
410 Butler Pavilion
Washington, DC, USA 20016-8041


from Indonesia

Speaks: English and Indonesian
Major: International Studies (School of International Service)

What is your favorite part about living in DC?
My favorite part about living in DC is the various cultures that shape the city and the music scene. There is always something to do in DC, especially if you love live performances. From the street festivals to concerts, there are many places to choose from and it is possible to visit more than one place a day because the public transportation is great.


What is your favorite class at AU?
My favorite class is Dynamic of Political change by Professor Lu. The class is challenging but he gives a lot of flexibility on how to do our assignments. I love how the lecture is shaped like a roundtable discussion; it lets me understand the topic from different perspectives.