Jessica is a senior honors student pursuing a degree in English with a minor in Global Studies. As an Acara Program Associate, she is very excited about communicating the endeavors of Acara to her fellow students. Jessica’s time at the University of Minnesota has developed her interests in literacy and communication, and she hopes to gain experience in non-profit work. Additionally, Jessica has been involved in The Tower art and literary magazine and The Dance Collective. In her free time, she enjoys playing volleyball, listening to music and, of course, reading.