Kassidy Menk is the Spring 2022 India Center Intern for the Office of Global Perspectives and International Initiatives. They are a Junior at UCF pursuing a degree in Psychology, with certificates in Behavioral Forensics and Teaching English as a Second Language.
Menk is a member of Psi Chi and volunteers at Knights Pantry. Their research interests include linguistic and cultural studies. Upon graduation, they plan on doing research or teaching abroad then going to graduate school. A student of English, Spanish and Korean, Menk has traveled across Europe and some parts of the Caribbean.
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