Meet Sam, our latest addition to the Storyteller team! Currently studying aboard in Paris, we’re super excited to have her join us!
On any given day, I can be heard shifting between two languages seamlessly, English and Spanish, weaving in and out of my speech depending on who I am around. Most of the time Spanish is for home and family, while English is for school and friends. This came about thanks to my move from Barranquilla,…
Meet Maribel, the first of the new Storytellers to join the SLE team! In her Spotlight post, she shares her love for photography, travel, and writing. The slideshow below offers us a look at some of her photography from her travels spanning the globe, from Argentina to Italy.
Perhaps by an act of fate itself, I was offered a spot on a breakout trip to Belize, where I was a volunteer tutor at a government school in a small rural town where poverty prevailed and literacy was uncommon.
My world went from a dull, small-town question mark to a colorful array of opportunity through one almost accidental trip.
Meet Chris, who brings his love for Japanese (among other winning qualities) to the SLE team!
Meet Ezra, a new member of our SLE Columbia team! To me, learning a language has always been about a connection to the past. In the 1920s and 30s, my grandparents and great grandparents immigrated to the United States from all over Central Europe— though from my native language, the same one I am now…
Meet Henna, the Finnish Fellow on our SLE Brown Campus this spring, as she explores the traditions and practices of the Finnish sauna with us:
Meet Brigid— a new member of our SLE Columbia team!
Meet Victor, the Program Manager at SLE Brandeis…