Karla M.

Grit Guide at University of Maryland, Baltimore County


Class of 2022

Hometown: Odenton, MD

Major: Modern Languages & Linguistics

Concentration: Applied Linguistics

Secondary Major: Biological Sciences

My most memorable UMBC experience was...

attending Involvement Fest at the beginning of every semester. There are so many clubs to choose from and Involvement Fest is a good way to get connected to them.

What makes UMBC home?

The welcoming and inclusive environment the students and staff bring.

I chose UMBC because...

of how close it is to home and how welcoming the campus felt.

Favorite Spot on Campus

The desks in the Math & Psychology building. They make a very good study spot and they are usually very quiet so I'm able to concentrate on my schoolwork.

I'm passionate about...

Speech Language Pathology National Student Speech Language Hearing Association Foreign Culture Learning New Languages Crafting

I'm involved with...

Welcome Week Leader (Woolie) Office of Undergraduate Admissions and Orientation (Grit Guide) Hispanic Latino Student Union Biology Council of Majors
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