Cassidy graduated from Penn State University in 2009 with degrees in Spanish, English, and Comparative Literature. He entered the translation program at UNCC in 2011 after two years as a high school teacher. He has spent time in Spain and Mexico.
Literary translation, modern Peninsular literature and culture, Brazilian literature and culture
College football, baking, and hip-hop
Cassidy will finish his Master’s in April of 2013. He then plans to teach Spanish and become more politically active.