I loved the small class sizes. I loved getting to know the faculty early on and having them remember me a year later when I took another class with them.
Learning Portuguese opened up new job and travel opportunities for me around the world.
Meeting people and discovering culture through a language will give it a special significance to you.
The language classes were a good place to find a sense of community within the large university.
I can’t list all the ways that the study of foreign languages has enriched my life.
I feel passionate about learning, exploring, and growing through language education and cultural understanding.
I think I am more creative and unique because I speak three languages. I appreciate different cultures fully and embrace different art, tastes, sounds and places.
More than the ability to communicate in Spanish that has benefited my career, I know that my Spanish Language major immeasurably improved my ability to communicate in English.
Never quit studying, your language is a gift for life!
With at least 25% of Americans speaking Spanish as their 1st or 2nd language, I speak Spanish every day.