Kelli Wick, Critical Language Scholarship (Swahili)

Kelli Wick

Kelli Wick is a senior studying Cultural Anthropology with minors in French, German, and International Development at CSU. She is a Fort Collins native, but enjoys exploring the world.

So far she has WWOOFed in Austria, au paired and studied French in France, interned at ImagiNation Afrika and studied development and culture in Senegal, and traveled to 9 other countries. While at CSU, Kelli has enjoyed being a Cultural Mentor for international students, a conversation partner for INTO students, playing her clarinet in the band, and being an RA for her residents whom she loves.

After graduation, she hopes to work in international development in a way that breaks down legacies of colonialism and promotes cultural diversity and equality. Kelli is so excited for her CLS experience and to learn Swahili in Arusha, Tanzania this summer!