Congratulations to Lilly Donahue, one of the 2020 Mueller Award recipients. Lily is earning a Bachelor of Science in Public Affairs in Law and Public Policy along with a minor in Intelligence Studies. Lily has held multiple leadership roles in the various organizations she was involved with at IU She was an undergraduate assistant for the IU Center for the Study of the Middle East, the Vice President of the Board of Aeons, the President and founder of Women in Government at IU and member of the IU Model Arab League. In addition to her campus involvement, one of her biggest accomplishments is interning in the FBI; with a specialization in the Counterterrorism Division.
When thinking about the many mentors and supporters Lilly would like to acknowledge she said, “I’d like to thank my family, who encouraged me to attend IU and have been my biggest supporters throughout my time here. I’d also like to thank Professor Paul Helmke for teaching me the importance of leadership and public service through the Civic Leaders Living Learning Center. I’m forever grateful for the 97th and 98th Board of Aeons for giving me the chance to serve the university and grow in my appreciation for this great institution. Finally, I’d like to thank God for the blessings and life-changing opportunities He has given me during my years at Indiana University.”