Marianne Hughes

Hometown: Elizabeth, Colorado 


BA International Studies and French, University of Denver, expected Spring 2020

MA International Studies, University of Denver, 2021

Marianne is pursuing her Bachelor’s degree at the Korbel School for International Studies, with a concentration in International Politics and Global Political Economy. She is especially interested in the Francophone world and will be studying abroad in Rennes, France for a full year, beginning in August 2018. She interns at the World Trade Center Denver and serves at the Secretary of Strategic Communications for the Undergraduate Student Government, connecting students to their university through discursive marketing mediums. Marianne is also a member of the DU Debate Union and Delta Zeta sorority. When not studying, she loves to backpack or bike, with a goal to visit every National Park by graduation. Look out for her new and highly-selective coffee blog, “Shade Grown, Shade Thrown.”