September 5, 2019
Addie pursued learning about the Korean language and culture to connect more deeply with her family and chose to live abroad in South Korea to improve her speaking skills. Check out her story!
August 13, 2019
Caroline is passionate about Russian language and culture; read about her persistence when applying to study abroad and what she plans to do with her skills and experience in the future!
August 8, 2019
Monica is working towards completing a minor in German Language in addition to obtaining a Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages while also reconnecting with her heritage language of Tagalog.
July 25, 2019
Mary Grace joined the Cornell University Deaf Awareness Project when she found out her university didn’t offer ASL classes; learn about how she helped advocate for the establishment of ASL classes at Cornell and what she’s learned.
July 11, 2019
Claire’s school didn’t offer French, so she enrolled in an online course taught by Montana public school teachers. Hear about her experience as an online student, and also how she supplements her coursework with immersive experiences.
June 13, 2019
Mariah loves that her Arabic sets her apart from those learning more commonly taught languages in high school. Hear about her class’s recent experience connecting with a native speaker virtually.
June 6, 2019
University of Delaware grad Evangelista shares how an unforgettable study abroad experience in China made a lasting impact on her language learning and on her life.
May 30, 2019
Future teacher of Arabic, Casey, has been sharing her journey with us across several posts. With her master’s degree in hand, she’s now off to a new adventure: becoming a resident teacher at an independent school!
May 23, 2019
Margot began translating as a way to practice her French language skills. Learn about her experience translating for UMass Amherst’s student multilingual publication and the pride she takes in her work as a translator!
April 25, 2019
Lex shares how language immersion camp—a family activity that soon became a yearly trip—has helped him to explore his heritage. (Also, his favorite word in Finnish is really fun!)