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Ask Away: 5 Questions for a Future Doctor Learning Spanish in his Community

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a Future Doctor Learning Spanish in his Community

January 17, 2019

Student Voices, Ask Away Interviews

Future otolaryngologist or orthopedic surgeon, heritage speaker of Telugu and current Rutgers–Camden student Sujay speaks to the value of practicing new language skills during a hands-on internship. 

Advice from the Field: Immerse Yourself!

Advice from the Field: Immerse Yourself!

January 10, 2019

Student Voices, Future Educator Stories

In this next post on her journey to becoming an Arabic teacher, Casey shares immersion experiences from her own story and ideas for finding ways to practice your language skills at home and abroad.       

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a Senior Preparing for a School Exchange Program to France

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a Senior Preparing for a School Exchange Program to France

January 3, 2019

Student Voices, Ask Away Interviews

The French program at Abigail’s high school may not be very large, but she takes advantage of all the dynamic opportunities it offers to practice her skills and to promote learning the language and culture!

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a High School French Student Interested in Sustainable Urban Development

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a High School French Student Interested in Sustainable Urban Development

December 20, 2018

Student Voices, Ask Away Interviews

AP student Lily anticipates relying on her French skills as a professional when learning from and collaborating with individuals in Francophone countries. 

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a High School Student Learning Italian & French

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a High School Student Learning Italian & French

December 13, 2018

Student Voices, Ask Away Interviews

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! 

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a High School Senior Learning French

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a High School Senior Learning French

December 6, 2018

Student Voices, Ask Away Interviews

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!

Connecting Across Cultures: A Future Educator Speaks to the Value of Language Learning

Connecting Across Cultures: A Future Educator Speaks to the Value of Language Learning

December 4, 2018

Student Voices, Future Educator Stories

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!

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a German and IT Grad Starting Her Career

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a German and IT Grad Starting Her Career

November 29, 2018

Languages & Careers, Ask Away Interviews

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. 

Masato: Audit Manager, Leading with Japanese

Masato: Audit Manager, Leading with Japanese

November 14, 2018

Languages & Careers, Professional Profiles

As a bilingual CPA, Masato uses his language skills to communicate effectively with both clients in the United States and their parent companies in Japan. 

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a Gilman and Freeman-ASIA Scholar in South Korea

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a Gilman and Freeman-ASIA Scholar in South Korea

October 25, 2018

Student Voices, Ask Away Interviews

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.