“I speak two foreign languages and I have lived abroad, but nobody really cares, and since none of these is covered in the job requirements, there is no need to mention it in my cover letter…” WRONG!
When talking to people from the U.S. about foreign languages, this is a typical conversation I find myself engaging in.
Welcome to the first monthly Opportunities Roundup! We’re excited to share these resources for traveling, learning, working, funding, and connecting.
As you start mapping out your class schedule for the fall, deciding how many a cappella groups you can join and exactly what number of hours you can go without sleeping, it seems like as good a time as ever to start thinking about that language you’ve been studying.
Thinking about learning a language this fall, but not sure which one will be the best fit? Read through some of our SLE Tips below to help you determine the right language for you in the upcoming semester.
Thinking about learning a new language? Here’s why you DEFINITELY should start ASAP.
If you’re constantly connected to your smart phone, learning a new language is already at your fingertips! There are hundreds of free apps that are fantastic for learning new vocabulary, testing your knowledge, and translating.