Shayna Morales Soto

Attending:University of Massachusetts, Boston
Studying in Spain (Fall)
"Hello" in your host country's language: Hola
Home Institution (your U.S. University/College): University of Massachusetts, Boston
Expected graduation year: 2022
Destination city & country: Bilbao, Spain
Program provider: USAC
Major/minor: International Relations
Demographics: First-Generation, Latina
Future career aspirations: I hope to become a diplomat for the United States and work side by side with other countries and groups to promote policies that benefit us all, regardless of borders.
Top 3 goals for your time abroad: I hope to develop a growth mindset, learn a culture different from my own, and create long-lasting meaningful relationships with the people I come across with in Bilbao. I hope to bring these new perspectives that I will adopt back to my own community, and apply them to my career as I work to create a more just system.

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