University of Colorado Boulder, Boulder, CO August 2013 – Present

Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Germanic and Slavic Languages and Literatures, German Studies

University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH September 2011 – April 2013

M.A. in Women’s, Gender & Sexuality Studies (WGSS)

Indiana University, Bloomington, IN June 2012 – July 2012

Summer Workshop for Slavic and East European Languages – Turkish Language – Level 1

TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language) Certificate, Online March 2012

TEFL Business English Certificate, Online March 2012

Ruprecht-Karls Universität Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany September 2009 – July 2010

DAAD Study Stipend Recipient
Academic Concentration – Teaching German as a Foreign Language

Bucknell University, Lewisburg, PA 2005 – 2009

B.A. Cum Laude, May 2009.
Majors: German Studies, Economics, Women’s and Gender Studies

Universität Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany March 2008 July 2008

Smith College Junior Semester Abroad in Hamburg (German language-intensive and full-immersion program)