Samantha Woolard is from Raleigh, North Carolina. She is double majoring in International Relations and Global Studies and German and minoring in International Business and German, Scandinavian, and Dutch Studies. Before coming to UT, she took a gap year in Berlin, Germany to study German. Here at UT, she is involved in the Texas Economics Association and the Germanic Department’s German Outreach Program where she teach German to sixth graders. She hopes to pursue a career in environmental law after graduation, and would like to live in Germany again. She is very excited to work at TGDP and to learn about the Texas German dialect!