Hispanic Studies UDRs

Undergraduate departmental representatives serve as a resource and representative for fellow majors and minors and potential majors and minors, and bring student concerns and/or ideas to the program faculty. They also provide feedback to the program chair, undergraduate advising head, and faculty regarding scheduling problems, course offerings, etc. and help organize events for majors, minors and other interested students.

2020-21 UDRs

Jessie Friedman
Jessie Friedman
Class of 2022

Jessie is a junior majoring in Hispanic Studies and minoring in Education Studies. She is on the e-board of Liquid Latex and Harry Potter Alliance and is also a member of Hooked on Tap. She's looking forward to choreographing for Latex again and for tap for the first time! Her dream job is to be a teacher or to work with children in some capacity. In her free time, Jessie loves to do anything crafty, such as knitting, scrapbooking and painting, as well as reading, baking and spending time with friends. Jessie has been exposed to Spanish since she was in preschool and loves to use it whenever she can. Feel free to reach out to practice together! FUN FACT: She (temporarily) dyed her hair pink — twice!

Michael Lemme
Michael Lemme
Class of 2021

Michael is a senior and is majoring in HSSP and Hispanic Studies. He works full-time as a BranVan manager, you might catch him on Loop road early in the morning filling the vans up with gas. He is also working for SurvivingBreastCancer.org, a non-profit organization that supports breast cancer survivors with resources and informative events. Michael has not studied abroad but has lived most of his life in Italy before coming to the US for high school. In his free time, he enjoys running, pottery and photography. FUN FACT: For some reason, he knows how to ride the unicycle.