- B.A., Chinese Language & Literature, University of Massachusetts Amherst, 2010
Brianne Hodgkins serves as the program coordinator and as a Chinese teacher for the Confucius Institute at USM. She studied Chinese language, culture, and literature at UMass Amherst and also completed two summers at Middlebury College's Summer Language Schools. She has passed Level 5 of the HSK (Chinese Proficiency Test), and has experience teaching levels 1-3. Bri is happy to be working with the USM Confucius Institute to facilitate cultural exchange and understanding between the US and China.