Mike Lopuszynski is a press intern at the American Action Forum. A native of Aurora, IL, just outside of Chicago, Mike attended the University of Illinois – Urbana/Champaign double majoring in political science and international relations, with the intention of a career in the State Department. After a year off of school, Mike is currently enrolled at the American University’s School of International Service pursuing a Master’s Degree in International Relation as a student in the U.S. Foreign Policy program. Even when not in school, Mike is a current events junkie and loves a good debate on policy, domestic and foreign. In his free time, Mike loves to explore the city, to watch his favorite sports teams (Go Bears!), to improve his foreign language skills, and to enjoy a night out with friends.