College of Letters & Science | International Division
My Spanish classes seemed more engaging than my non-language courses —I was always excited to go and could always count on my professors being excited as well.
Living and working abroad opened my eyes to the world in ways I didn't know possible.
If you really want to be in whatever country whose language you are learning, persevere and keep looking for opportunities.
Being a speaker of Japanese is an important part of my identity today, and something that I'll always carry with me.
Never quit studying, your language is a gift for life!
Study and live abroad, immerse yourself in the culture and life.
Portuguese, Spanish, Italian
Learning Portuguese opened up new job and travel opportunities for me around the world.
Languages are keys, and they open many doors. There are many doors that Arabic can unlock, and I discover more all the time.
Through Spanish, I have access to another culture and world of information.
Learning Spanish and Portuguese challenged me in a way that allowed me to come to learn a lot about myself and what I value.