Abul Hashem is an MIA candidate concentrating in Economic and Political Development and a dual ICR and Regional specialization with a focus on the Middle East. A New Yorker who was born in Bangladesh, and raised in NYC, valuing both cultures while growing up.  Abul has a bachelor’s and an MBA from St. John’s University.  An avid NY sports fan, his love for soccer recently took him to the World Cup in Russia.