Amanda Ryan is a Sociology MA Candidate at the University of Nebraska at Omaha. Her research interests include religion in public life and politics, human rights, race and religion, and social change. She is currently working on a research project about Latino Jewish identity and code switching. Ms. Ryan works at the Institute for Holocaust Education (IHE) and serves on the Omaha Public Schools Board of Education. For witty takes on politics, religion, cats and the overall complexity of millennial life she can be found on Twitter @amandaleigh2205 and on Facebook.