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

Favorite Local Shop or Restaurant

OCA Mocha, a coffee shop in Arbutus that was recently opened by UMBC alumni!

Fun Fact

I'm trilingual, I am fluent in English and Spanish and I'm currently studying Korean.

During my first semester, I wish I would have known...

to get more involved in clubs and activities on campus. It can provide a good balance in your college career.

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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