Robert Willard

New York, USA

Content Creator & Regional Representative

Robert is a sophomore at Columbia University studying the political landscape of Post-Yugoslav states. Robert hopes to promote interest in this region's politics and cultures. To complement his academic interests, Robert has worked with the World Aral Region Charity in Uzbekistan, the Atlantic Club of Bulgaria, and is currently working on a research project on refugee policy in the Balkan states. Outside of Robert’s intellectual passions, theater design and appreciating the fine arts are some of his favorite hobbies.


‘We chose to be refugees instead of killing people’

An interview with a Syrian refugee


The Sochi World Festival of Youth and Students

An exercise of Russian soft power


Bulgaria's Celebrity Migrant Hunter

A Bulgarian vigilante has gained fame in Southern Europe for capturing Middle Eastern migrants