Anna Cornacchio Anna Cornacchio is a member of the class of 2011 from Ipswich, Massachusetts, double majoring in French and International Studies. Anna developed a passion for helping people and working in human rights issues as a member of her high her high school experiences was having the opportunity to meet Paul Rusesabagina through her involvement in Model UN. Mr. Rusesabagina is known best for his role in saving over 1200 people during the Rwanda genocide as depicted by Don Cheadle in the film, “Hotel Rwanda”. Since coming Elon, Anna has joined Elon’s global awareness initiative through her involvement in Model United Nations and by becoming a Periclean Scholar. She is planning on doing research about the conflict in Sri Lanka between the Sinhalese and Tamil organization in order to better understand the roots of the conflict. Anna also hopes to implement a sanitation program involving the building of clean water wells, permanent toilets, and hygienic facilities in the Southern region of the country in order to make an impact of the people of Sri Lanka.