News & Views
December 11, 2019
As a college student, Zabe devoted nearly a year to exploring French-speaking Europe and strengthening their language skills. Back on campus, they are bringing the language to much younger explorers.
December 5, 2019
Valerie & Bryce knew that their Spanish skills would be of value during their Pan-American road trip, but the experiences that unfolded as a result of those skills were much more than they’d ever imagined! Learn more about their awesome project here.
November 20, 2019
Samara wanted to bridge a gap between international and domestic students at her school, so she established a local chapter of national non-profit Project Pengyou. Learn about their group as well as her own study abroad journey.
November 14, 2019
In our interconnected world where news travels quicker than ever, Max uses his Japanese skills to report on and post primary source information quickly and with accuracy. Learn how languages helped connect him to his current company.
November 7, 2019
Working toward her goal of becoming a translator and interpreter, high school senior Alyssa is currently learning four languages. Her motivation? Learning about someone else’s language and culture makes them happy!
October 31, 2019
Leah Groat extends her high school Spanish classroom into the community—taking students abroad, to museums, and even to their local grocery store for authentic experiences.
October 24, 2019
Madeleine uses her French skills everywhere from a monthly film night on campus and a French club for younger students to biomedical research in the South of France. Read her story here.
September 26, 2019
Breanne was born hard-of-hearing and learned ASL as a child; it wasn’t until college that she began learning the language again. Learn what she’d like to share with the world about ASL and Deaf culture.
September 19, 2019
Jasmine was drawn to learn ASL because of its uniqueness. She joined the Cornell University Deaf Awareness Project (CUDAP) last year and has gained a wealth of knowledge about the Deaf community. Learn about her CUDAP experiences here.
September 12, 2019
A broad array of language skills help Mark and his colleagues disseminate vital information to those they assist working in the Immigration Advocacy sector.