Brigid ONeil is a former Research Assistant in the Center on Peace & Liberty at the Independent Institute. Ms. ONeil received her B.A. Cum Laude in political science and womens studies from Tulane University. Elected to Mortar Board and Oak Wreath, she is the recipient of a Josephine Louise Fellowship, Ann Gill Memorial Award, and Kathy Goldberg Senior Role Model Award. She has served as an intern for Arthur Cox (Dublin, Ireland) and Rights of Women (London, England), and has studied with the Newcomb Center for Research on Women and London School of Economics and Political Science.