It was the 1950s at the most happening, seen-and-be-seen nightclub in West Hollywood, Mocambo.
When talking to people from the U.S. about foreign languages, this is a typical conversation I find myself engaging in.
I remember the day I asked my mother to buy an English-Japanese dictionary for me.
Meet Sara, the last of our new Storytellers! Hailing from Italy, she enjoys traveling the world, meeting new people, and learning new languages, making her a truly global citizen!
Meet the third of our four new Storytellers, Kathy! In her spotlight post, she contemplates the literal and figurative distances she’s traveled over the years away from the language and culture of her grandparents, and how it forms part of her motivation to join SLE.
Meet Anita, the second of our four new Storytellers this semester! In her spotlight post, she tackles the issue of travel and its links to globalization, languages, and power.
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.
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.
Travel around the world with us each Tuesday as we explore a different language every week!