New York University – College of Arts and Sciences New York, N.Y. September 2000-January 2004
Bachelor of Arts in Journalism, Minor in Creative Writing
• Graduated cum laude and was inducted into Kappa Tau Alpha national journalism honor society.
• Study abroad NYU in Madrid, Fall 2002.
University of Connecticut – Graduate School Storrs, Conn. August 2007-January 2008
Coursework toward a Master of Arts in International Studies with a concentration in Latin America
• Awarded a graduate fellowship for “Development of Research on Gender, Sport and the Dominican Republic” from Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, University of Connecticut.
• Had to withdraw from the program due to spouse’s professional relocation.
Graduate Teaching Assistant. University of Connecticut. “Race, Ethnicity and Gender in Latin America.” Fall 2007.