Jenna Hamilton, 2016 Critical Language Scholarship (Russian)
Jenna Hamilton is a senior Economics and International Studies student, minoring in German and Russian language. She went on her first trip to Russia a week after graduating from high school, through the National Security Language Initiative for Youth (NSLI-Y). After 6 weeks, she was hooked.
She has continued her studies of Russian at CSU, and spent the fall 2014 semester at Saint Petersburg State University in Russia. Jenna hopes to pursue a career in international education after returning from Nizhny Novgorod in August.