Ann Marie Hager
Political Science with minors in Spanish, Arabic, and International Area Studies BA, 2015, Honors
Ann Marie has been studying Spanish for seven years and spent four months abroad in Madrid as an international student working on her thesis on the importance and impact of girls’ participation in soccer in Latin America. She currently is spending her co-op with AL DÍA News Media, a Spanish and English language news outlet. She began to study Arabic her freshman year at Drexel and continues as she works towards her minor.
Ann Marie traveled to Jordan in the summer of 2013 to study intensive Arabic and Conflict Resolution. If awarded a Boren Scholarship, Ann Marie would continue to study diplomacy and Conflict Resolution in Jordan while volunteering and teaching English, as she has experience as a tutor as a Peer Reader at the Drexel University Writing Center. Ann Marie would hope to fill her federal service requirement as a Foreign Service Officer on the public diplomacy track.