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Arielle: Offshore Engineer, Leading with French

Arielle: Offshore Engineer, Leading with French

October 24, 2018

Languages & Careers, Professional Profiles

After pursuing a Masters degree in France, Arielle’s language skills helped her to secure an engineering job in Paris at international oil & gas industry contractor Saipem.  

Cynthia: SVP & General Manager of CNN en Español, Leading with Spanish

Cynthia: SVP & General Manager of CNN en Español, Leading with Spanish

Languages & Careers, Professional Profiles

You don’t lead a major Spanish-language media company without knowing Spanish! The daughter of an American father and Cuban mother, Cynthia has reaped huge professional dividends in learning her heritage language.

Calvin: International PR Executive, Leading with French, Spanish & Arabic

Calvin: International PR Executive, Leading with French, Spanish & Arabic

Languages & Careers, Professional Profiles

A French and political science major and Fulbright Scholar to Morocco, Calvin now runs his own PR firm where his language skills are fundamental to supporting U.S. and international clients.

Sarah: Export Logistics Specialist at Anheuser Busch, Leading with French

Sarah: Export Logistics Specialist at Anheuser Busch, Leading with French

Languages & Careers, Professional Profiles

Sarah credits the combination of a business degree with French language skills for the launch of her career at this iconic brewer.

Jessica: Lawyer, Leading with Spanish

Jessica: Lawyer, Leading with Spanish

Languages & Careers, Professional Profiles

With a Spanish literature degree and having spent a year abroad in Barcelona, Jessica now employs her Spanish skills as a partner at a labor and employment law firm.

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a Gilman Scholar Learning Spanish and Neuroscience

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a Gilman Scholar Learning Spanish and Neuroscience

October 2, 2018

Student Voices, Ask Away Interviews

With the help of the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program, JHU student Edo traveled to Spain: Learn about her Instagram project, advice for STEM majors, and future career plans.

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a German-Speaking Student Advocate with Plans to Teach

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a German-Speaking Student Advocate with Plans to Teach

September 27, 2018

Student Voices, Ask Away Interviews

Learn how Kate advocated for the Seal of Biliteracy to be adopted in Ohio and how she continues to advocate for language learning as a History & German double major at the Ohio State University. 

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a Future MD Who Speaks Portuguese, Cape Verdean Kriolu & Spanish

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a Future MD Who Speaks Portuguese, Cape Verdean Kriolu & Spanish

September 19, 2018

Student Voices, Ask Away Interviews

Jacinta knows that her language skills will improve the medical experience of her future patients. From her Fulbright research on the impact of Zika to finding her confidence while abroad, she’s sharing her story here!

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a Future Diplomat and Student of Russian

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a Future Diplomat and Student of Russian

September 6, 2018

Student Voices, Ask Away Interviews

OSU International Affairs and Russian student Sydnee is back from a summer abroad in Moscow. Hear about her decision to double major,  her home stay experience, and her tips for other language learners! 

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a CLS Japanese Program Alumna

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a CLS Japanese Program Alumna

August 22, 2018

Student Voices, Ask Away Interviews

University of Minnesota – Twin Cities Asian Languages & Literatures major Sydney has returned from her recent study abroad trip to Japan with advice for other language learners… and she’s sharing it with us here!