Matthew Hyatt is a junior at the University of Kansas, studying Global and International Studies with a minor in Business. Matthew became interested in international studies while spending a summer in Paraguay. While there, he lived in a rural community with a host family and worked alongside the community members to create a microbusiness to benefit the local school. He holds a leadership position in his fraternity, serving on the judicial board. Matthew is an avid cyclist, which led him to re-found the University of Kansas Cycling Club where he serves as the president. His other hobbies include playing guitar, rock climbing, and skiing. After college, Matthew plans on joining the Peace Corps and later going to law school before living abroad.