Meet Sam, our latest addition to the Storyteller team! Currently studying aboard in Paris, we’re super excited to have her join us!
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.
Meet Gabriella, who ponders the connection between language and culture through an interesting anecdote about her own experience speaking Spanish!
Meet Nick, who discusses a career change, a cross-continental move, and his falling in love with a new language!
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.
Meet Givens, who discusses how language is a(n open) door, and its power to bridge gaps and create connections.
Meet Chris, who brings his love for Japanese (among other winning qualities) to the SLE team!