Andrew (Drew) is a MLitt student in the Peacebuilding and Mediation Studies program at the University of St. Andrews. He holds an MSc in Development Management from the London School of Economics and Political Science and a BA in History and Economics from Bucknell University. He has spent the last several years working on a range of humanitarian and development projects in regions which lack international recognition as independent states including American Samoa, Somaliland, and Iraqi-Kurdistan. He is particularly interested in issues surrounding sovereignty, theoretical law, human migration, and global environmental governance.


Verbrugge, Martha H., and Drew Yingling. “The Politics of Play: The Struggle over Racial Segregation and Public Recreation in Washington, D.C., 1945-1950.” Washington History 27.2 (2015): 56-69.