Caitlin Hodges is a senior majoring in American Studies and minoring in Sustainability. Originally from Paducah Kentucky, she is now a proud resident of Walsh Hall. Caitlin is a longtime employee of the Notre Dame Center for Social Concerns where she specializes in community based research and outreach. Since arriving at Notre Dame, Caitlin has also been involved in a wide variety of art and music events in South Bend ranging from volunteering at underground music venues to organizing city-wide festivals. As the Director of Community Relations, Caitlin hopes to encourage meaningful student engagement in South Bend by promoting community based learning and research, local events and businesses, and transportation initiatives. She is especially passionate about underclassmen engagement and loves any opportunity to talk about urban planning or community development.