Hope Kennedy is a Masters of Social Work student with a global focus at the University of Michigan. After graduating from the University of Michigan with a B.A. in History and Spanish, Hope moved to Spain to teach English through a program with the Spanish government. During her two years in Spain, Hope furthered her intercultural skills by leading English classes for intercity youth and tried her hand at soccer. Hope’s passion is in higher international education. She believes in creating meaningful partnerships between study abroad programs and local community organizations to better serve both groups. In her free time, you can find Hope playing sports, spending time with friends and planning future travels.