News & Views
December 13, 2018
For high school student Merrill, language and cultural skills will bring her closer to a future career in International Relations. Learn her tips for switching between languages and also about a German exchange student who became just like family!
December 6, 2018
Abigail, a future historian, plans to continue her study of French in college with a goal to “speak like a local” when she visits France one day!
December 4, 2018
A heritage speaker of Korean, Casey is earning her Master’s degree to teach Arabic. Learn why she believes language learning is vital and her tips for starters—then check back for her continuing story!
November 29, 2018
Ena speaks German and Croatian. Combined with her degree in Management Information Systems and experience abroad, these skills help her in her current work for a Eisele Connectors, a German company.
October 25, 2018
A longtime fan of K-pop and K-drama, Barnard College and Colombia University psychology student Nabila is now studying abroad with the help of some scholarships: Learn more about her story and follow her adventures on Instagram.
Demetria relies on her Arabic skills and previous cultural immersion experiences to manage a public diplomacy program operating in Syria as a U.S. Department of State employee.
For David, a producer and importer of premium Italian Prosecco, being able to communicate in Italian is an absolute necessity and a skill he uses daily.
Andrea’s language skills are fundamental to her work helping multinational corporations relocate their employees. With three languages at the ready, that’s a lot of the globe she’s covering!