Katie Baldwin received her M.A. in French Literature with distinction from the University of Kansas in May of 2015 and earned her B.A. in French from KU four years earlier. During her time as a graduate student, Katie taught as a GTA for the French Department and acted as the departmental representative for the French Masters students. After graduation, Katie relocated to Cologne, Germany and worked with the Marketing and Commercial Team at the International Paralympic Committee in Bonn. She has returned to KU to gain further experience in teaching French as a foreign language at the university level.