Carly O'Connell （欧凯莉） is an intern at the William and Mary Confucius Institute. She is a senior at W&M double-majoring in Linguistics and Chinese. She has been involved with the Confucius Institute since their opening ceremony at the College and looks forward to working even more closely with them as an intern. Carly has been studying Chinese for ten years, including a semester of language immersion at Peking University in Beijing. After graduation, she hopes to find a job in China at which she can put her language and office skills to good use.