Michelle Morris is an international educator and self-proclaimed global citizen with a passion for making international engagement equally accessible for everyone. Ms. Morris graduated from Gallaudet University with a B.A. in International Relations and Government. Prior to joining the Bunche Center she has studied, worked and volunteered in over 10 different countries across Europe, South and East Asia.
For the past five years, Ms. Morris has enjoyed working in both academic and nonprofit institutions dedicated to increasing opportunities for underserved youth through international programming, scholarships, second language acquisition training and collaboration with local government in the development of their youth master planning. In addition to being fluent in American Sign Language, she is also knowledgeable in the sign languages of Korea, China, Indonesia, Germany and India—and can somewhat converse in a few of the spoken languages of those countries as well. She is excited to join the Howard family and encourage more students of color to pursue opportunities abroad.