Haley Swenger, 2017 Freeman-ASIA Award Winner

Haley is an Apparel and Merchandising student with a business minor going into her junior year at CSU. A big believer in learning a second language, Haley has studied Korean throughout her high-school and college career.

Following her passion for foreign languages and culture, she is attending Korea University in Seoul, South Korea this fall. Having been awarded the Freeman Scholarship she notes, "Will push me to significantly improve my Korean as I will be taking an intensive language course every day, and I couldn't be more excited!"

It will also help Haley in her future endeavors as Seoul is leading the way for future fashion trends, she hopes to pursue a career as an East Asian Fashion Line Director for American companies to promote cultural diversity and fair trade.