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Elena Jimenez

Elena was born in Tampico, a city by the Gulf of Mexico. She loves seafood, traveling, connecting with people, and thinking about where life will take her next. She has resided in Mexico City, Cancun, and Chicago. Elena finally moved to DC in...
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Nikita Patil

Nikita is from Western India and she moved to the United States 10 years ago. She recently graduated from university and is now in Maryland as part of a global rotational program for a Biopharmaceutical company. She has always been fascinated with exploring new...
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Diana Blaszkiewicz

Diana is a DC area native and she works as a real estate lawyer. While sjhe was born in the US, both of here parents are from Poland, and Polish is her first language. In college, Diana spent a semester studying at the Jagiellonian University...
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Bertha Nibigira

Bertha was born in the DRC and partially raised in Tanzanian. She speaks a mixture of Tanzanian and Congelese Swahili. She is looking forward to sharing what she knows with GLN students. It is definitely going to be a learning experience for her as she...
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Samantha Pearson

Samantha believes that learning a language is an empowering choice and experience, and she would like to share this discovery with her students. She graduated from American University with a degree in Psychology and French and since then she has been looking for ways to...
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Chong Shin

Chong grew up in NYC. He has been studying Arabic for more than 15 years, and Pashto for more than 10 years....
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