College of Letters & Science | International Division
Learning a language allows you to connect with people in a way that is impossible if you can't speak directly.
I feel passionate about understanding the world!
My professors were so good...they knew me, challenged me, nurtured me.
Greek (Ancient), Italian, Latin
The language classes were a good place to find a sense of community within the large university.
I credit UW-Madison for preparing me to develop a well-rounded, people-based approach to language, history and literature.
I'll always be grateful for following through on my decision to learn Norwegian.
Hindi, Serbo-Croatian, Spanish
Once you open yourself up to learning world languages, they will open you up to the world.
I cannot express how much my study abroad experience in Rovinj, Croatia means to me. I light up any time that I talk about it or look at pictures. There's so much that I gained from it - from knowledge to confidence.
Danish, German, Spanish
Studying languages has enriched my life in countless ways.
Living and working abroad opened my eyes to the world in ways I didn't know possible.