Major: International Business/Germany
Vera Lee originally hails from Almaty, Kazakhstan. A tremendously gifted thinker, Vera earned national and international recognition at math and science competitions; she took second place in Kazakhstan's national math project competition and had a similar showing at "The Scientists of the Future" competition organized by Intel in Moscow. Vera was also named one of the outstanding young people of Almaty by the city's mayor. While she had originally intended to study math, Vera's interests have shifted somewhat since her arrival at Northeastern. Currently, Vera is pursing a degree in International Business with a focus on Germany and she is utilizing her prodigious math skills in the study of finance and statistics.