Minors: Anthropology and English
Hometown: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
About six months after I graduated from IUP I began working in a childcare center and eventually began a masters program at Chatham University in Early Education. I put my studies on hold and moved to Gent, Belgium, where I have been living for two years with my fiancé. I have learned Dutch and plan on trying to learn some French as well. Once I get citizenship the plan is to move back to the US so I can finish my masters and earn a doctorate to write/develop curriculum for early ed programs.
Two of the most important things I learned from my time in the HC are that:
I would like to thank the HC for the travel opportunities it gave me (Belize and New Zealand/Australia). Without having some experience with traveling abroad and seeing other cultures, I don't know if I would have been able to make the choice to immigrate and live in another country so far from everything I know.