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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

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

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

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! 

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a Student Volunteer & Future International Aid Professional

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a Student Volunteer & Future International Aid Professional

August 14, 2018

George Mason Community Health major Nicole uses her Spanish skills to volunteer in Peru at a home for children in need of medical assistance—learn about some of her most memorable exchanges here! 

Ask Away: 5 Questions for Spanish Speaking School Administrator & Author

Ask Away: 5 Questions for Spanish Speaking School Administrator & Author

July 19, 2018

Nury Castillo Crawford is Director of Academic Support for a Georgia school district, president of a Latino professional organization, and a children’s lit author. Why learn a language? She tells students it will be their “Super Power.” 

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a Francophone Student Language Advocate

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a Francophone Student Language Advocate

July 12, 2018

Co-founder of a student-led organization to promote French, Kiley, along with fellow students, advocates for programs and school resources as well as shares success stories in Louisiana’s only French student newspaper!

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a Future Meteorologist Learning Spanish

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a Future Meteorologist Learning Spanish

June 27, 2018

Tevian’s an Ohio State student with a future career in atmospheric science. Hear how his recent study abroad stay in Madrid has made an impact on his language skills. 

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a Recent Grad En Route to Business Training in Dubai

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a Recent Grad En Route to Business Training in Dubai

June 13, 2018

A self-professed traveler, language learner, and entrepreneur, Brian shares how his love of multiple languages (Chinese, Uzbek, German, Arabic, and others!) and keen interest in business and culture are taking him on a new adventure abroad. 

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a Future Teacher of Arabic

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a Future Teacher of Arabic

June 7, 2018

Inspired to explore a language & culture about which she knew nothing, Casey began a journey with Arabic that would lead to an undergraduate exploration of teaching methods, overseas immersion, a grad program, and soon her own language classroom!

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a Student of German with a Future in Politics

Ask Away: 5 Questions for a Student of German with a Future in Politics

May 24, 2018

Conor fell in love with the German language and culture while visiting Berlin on his first-ever international trip; as a Temple University student, he returned to the city for a closer look, with new language skills and new perspective.