Emma is a recent graduate of Wesleyan University, where she studied Science in Society and Hispanic Literature and Cultures. She earned Departmental Honors in the latter for her thesis, “¡Los devoró la selva!”: La desconstrucción de la masculinidad y la identidad nacional en las representaciones ficcionales de la selva latinoamericana. After graduation, Emma led back to back Service trips in Costa Rica with Putney, and then headed to Madrid, Spain to start a job as an English Language and Culture Teaching Assistant. When she is not teaching or tutoring, Emma is also working on building a portfolio of work as a freelance journalist and blog writer. Emma is fluent in Spanish and working on her Portuguese. In the fall, she will return to her school in Madrid for another year of teaching.