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How do I find a safe program to study abroad through in college?


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Active Sep 17 at 12:35

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Posted by Anna N.’s Avatar Anna N.
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Robert Beaham | International Security Sales Specialist at IBM Hi Anna. Most colleges/universities have established exchange student/study abroad programs. As ...

How do I sell my General Bachelor of Arts to future employers?

I am studying both German and Spanish right now in university. I know that language abilities are helpful to a variety of jobs, but if an employer isn't hiring a job that specifically asks for language skills, how to I make myself still seem applicable? #language #foreign-languages #german...

#hiring #spanish


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Active Apr 22 at 18:47

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Posted by Loren V.’s Avatar Loren V.
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Jaron Hightower-Mills | Higher Education Administration and International Education Specialist Loren, First, congratulations on working on your language skills. Second, it ...

What made you decide what career you were going to pursue? Was there a big catalyzing event that occurred? Did you always know that is what you wanted to spend your life doing?

I am struggling to figure out what I want to spend the rest of my life doing. I am interested in certain fields but do not have a clear idea yet of where it will take me. #medicine #science #law #economics #surgery #history...



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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:22

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Posted by Anna L.’s Avatar Anna L.
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Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist Hi Anna! Picking a career is like dating or buying a ...

How do I go about finding internships in French speaking countries?

I want to major in business and minor in French. How do I go about finding internships in French speaking countries? I think it would be a wonderful work experience. #french #language #international #international-affairs #college...



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Active Oct 27 '17 at 15:50

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Anne-Sophie Thijssen van Kester | Senior associate PwC There are a number of ways to find international internships. From ...

What do you recommend for self-study over the summer for a Japanese major?

I have been immersing myself further in Japanese media and I bought the first Genki textbook. I have taken a year online and have been studying on my own as well. I know a great deal of vocabulary, but I am weak in grammar and kanji. Do you have any recommendations for media, online sources, or...

#translation #foreign-languages #studying-tips #language #japanese


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Active Dec 01 '17 at 09:41

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Posted by Jesse U.’s Avatar Jesse U.
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Rainer Mager | Technical Program Manager at Google I lived in Japan for more than 20 years and studying ...

What is a good language to know/learn when looking to become a translator?

I am a senior in high school and I have been learning German and Japanese but I am having a hard time deciding what language I should start with that would benefit me most in my career plans. I have heard certain languages are in demand but I am not sure if i should learn them since they are...

#german #translation #language #french #japanese


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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:05

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Posted by Shawn H.’s Avatar Shawn H.
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Stella Dubish | Seeking new opportunities Hi Shawn, Great question! I agree with Ms. Grothe's advice to ...

What kind of master's degrees can I do if I am studying translation and interpreting?

I am studying the degree of translation and interpreting but I do not know the offer of masters that I can choose. #jobs #language #foreign-languages #translation...



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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:42

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Posted by Irene P.’s Avatar Irene P.
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Deb Ghosh | Client Tech Support A master’s degree is an academic degree that can be pursued ...

What environmental engineering fields incorporate foreign languages?

I am wanting to study German and Environmental Engineering at university this fall. I am pretty quick to pick up languages and I can speak Mandarin, French and German. I was wondering how useful languages can be in different engineering fields. #college #engineering #engineer #language...

#foreign-languages #environmental-engineering


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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:27

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Posted by Natalie D.’s Avatar Natalie D.
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Kai Simonsen | --Sr Environmental Engineer Interpreting, understanding and applying environmental regulations is already a foreign language ...

If I am planning on majoring in something like Psychology or Pre-Med, would it be strange/frowned upon to minor in a language or possibly have a double minor including a language and some other science?

I have taken three levels of Psychology in my high school: gifted, on-level, and AP, and have enjoyed the vast range that this subject offers. I'm planning on going to medical school after college, however I am a first-generation American from my family, so my family and I are not familiar with...

#psychology #language #college-major #pre-med #college-minor #russian #college-bound


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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:27

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Linda Ann Robinson, Ph.D. | Industrial-Organizational Psychology & HR Consulting I was a full time psychology faculty member at a small, ...

Is it important to know multiple languages in your job?

This is regardless of the job. Personally I plan on being in tech but all my teachers say it's very important to know more than one language. Personally I struggle with learning languages. Will I be at a large disadvantage? #general #language #first-job #technical...



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Active Apr 18 at 16:34

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Manuel Garcia In my current job I use English, Spanish, and Portuguese. I ...

What foreign language should I learn?

I want to learn a new language so I can potentially use it in my professional career. Is there a language that would be more useful in the business world? #business #career #entrepreneurship #language #foreign-languages #social-networking...



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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:49

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Gary Stephen Petito | Career Guru Hi, Good question, I think it depends on where you live ...

What's the most challenging part about choosing a foreign language as a major?

I am considering majoring in French because I love the culture and I wish to learn more about it while studying abroad. I would just like to know what to expect for when I begin studying for it. #france #bilingual #academic-advising #language #foreign-languages...



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Active May 02 at 08:49

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Posted by Ari G.’s Avatar Ari G.
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Nicole S. | Multilingual Technical Analyst that develops projects to streamline ... The most challenging part about majoring in a foreign language is ...

If you are going to a business major, what language would be best to learn?

I want to travel the world while working. I speak Spanish and English but was wondering what could help in the future. #bilingual #business-travel #language...



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Active Apr 18 at 16:24

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Steve Johnson | product management expert, speaker, author, coach The good news is English is the language of science and ...

What's the difference between IB Literature SL and IB Language and Literature SL? Which one do colleges value higher?

I'm a sophomore in high school and I want to pursue the IB diploma. I was wondering to what is the main difference between IB Literature SL and IB Language and Literature SL, which one do colleges value higher, and is one harder than the other? #college #english #language #courses #literature...

#ib-diploma #english-literature


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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:53

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Bo Bawara | Global Operation Projects, AIG Hello Luka - My wife is an IB Theater teacher and ...

How to prepare for a career in the United Nations during university years?

I am in Sophomore in university. My majors are English Studies and French. I would like to work in the United Nations as a language staff. How may I get ahead in preparing myself for embarking on a career at the UN? #career-counseling #international #language #international-relations...



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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:55

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Posted by Ching Ting N.’s Avatar Ching Ting N.
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Debbie Chow | English Language Teacher at English Time Would it possible for you to study abroad for a semester? ...

Should my resume be bilingual or monolingual?

I am applying for internships in linguistics, translation and languages-related fields. I live in Montreal, which is a very bilingual city. I am wondering if it is perceived as too much to send my cv in double in order to send it in both French and English. If I should send a single version,...

#linguistics #foreign-languages #language #job-application #french #english #translation


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Active Aug 15 '17 at 08:50

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Posted by Kelly A.’s Avatar Kelly A.
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Natalie Fein, MSeD, NCC, DCC | Nationally Certified Counselor Hi Kelly, The purpose of the Official Languages Act last revised ...

What languages should I learn next?

I'm aware that knowing more than one language can get you unique opportunities, my mother language is Portuguese and I also speak English. I was wondering what language should I learn now. I thought about French since I'm living in Canada, but German is another language that people say it's...

#foreign-languages #film-production #language #german #post-production #international #editing


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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:56

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Posted by Ursula G.’s Avatar Ursula G.
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Dave Petrelius | Senior Producer at Wipe Out Productions Might depend on what career path you're pursuing. Generally, the hot ...

How can I get na internship at Google, Apple, or Amazon?

I am interested in learning languages and could take a coding class if necessary. I want to know if the above companies can use someone who is interested in languages and if they have internship opportunities. I can speak Turkish and am working on learning sign language. #computer-science...

#linguistics #google-analytics #apple #language #working-for-apple


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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:56

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Posted by Sarah M.’s Avatar Sarah M.
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Daniel Moy | Google Software Engineer Depends on what we're talking here, on a couple dimensions: If ...

What internships did you take that you would suggest to undergrad students?

I always think that hearing about a program from someone else makes it better. I want to know if anyone really learned a lot from a program that I could potentially apply to! My interests are really broad though I love languages and biology! Thanks! #science #biology #language #field-work...



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Active Apr 17 at 23:51

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Posted by Sarah M.’s Avatar Sarah M.
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Saurabh Jain | Finance Development Program, Dell I did my education in India before moving to Austin. I ...

Language: Self Study or take classes?

I will be entering college soon and I really want to learn French. For a few months I have been self studying with online resources because my my high school does not offer the language. I believe that my college only offers courses in beginners French and I do not know if I should take these...

#self-study #foreign-languages #college #language #french


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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:56

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Posted by Galina B.’s Avatar Galina B.
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Jaron Hightower-Mills | Higher Education Administration and International Education Specialist I would encourage to take classes, either at your university or ...

What are some tips for language learning?

I love to learn languages and often do so by teaching myself. I can speak English and German proficiently, followed by Spanish decently well, and basic sentences in Turkish, Italian, and Russian. What are some tips on learning foreign languages and becoming more fluent? #language #german...

#languages #language-skills #foreign-languages #spanish


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Active Jul 24 at 19:58

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Posted by Rachel D.’s Avatar Rachel D.
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Rachel Emery | Spanish Teacher Great question. How did you learn the other languages you know? ...

Is it possible to learn scientific terms in another language while studying science in English?

I am already bilingual (speak English and Spanish), but my Spanish-speaking abilities still lie a lot more on the informal/conversational side rather than formal/technical. I know that just knowing another language will benefit me no matter what, but I feel that it won't help me as much in my...

#foreign-languages #women-in-stem #language #science #study #stem #studying #studying-tips


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Active Mar 05 at 02:49

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Posted by Lily H.’s Avatar Lily H.
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Shelley Notarnicola | Inside Sales Engineer Google translate has gotten really good. You can probably start typing ...

What opportunities are there available for those interested in linguistics?

I'm interested in language and literature. What sorts of work could I get involved in? #english-literature #linguistics #language #literature...



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Active Oct 11 '17 at 08:34

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Posted by Kyle W.’s Avatar Kyle W.
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Jyoti Beedi | Share Happiness! A Lot of opportunities are there.... and the best think is ...
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John Curry | Regional Sales Manager at Steelcase I believe connecting with your school's foreign study office is best ...

Is French a good language to become fluent in and minor in?

I want to pursue a career in law enforcement after I graduate from college. I know that being fluent in different languages increases your chance of being hired. I am looking forward to becoming fluent in college. However, people keep telling me French is not a good language to minor in because...

#law-enforcement #language #french #college-minor #criminal-justice #college


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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:38

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Posted by Christina A.’s Avatar Christina A.
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Garth Lewis | Consultant, Attorney, and Translator Christina, Foreign language skills are always a plus in that they ...

How can I get college assistance and a plan?

I know what I would like to study and pursue, I just have no idea in what the first step to getting there is. #college #management #advice #language #planning #support...



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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:32

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Posted by Kendall R.’s Avatar Kendall R.
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Frank Lemmon | Sr. Test Engineer at Chegg Inc. Awesome question :-) First of all, figure out if you can ...

Should I go on and take AP Spanish in high school?

I am a student going into my junior year of high school. This upcoming fall, I will start taking a Spanish IV Honors course for the whole year. Compared to Spanish I (which I took in middle school) and Spanish II (which I took my freshman year), Spanish III has been relatively harder. There is...

#high-school-classes #foreign-languages #language #student #spanish #ap-spanish


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Active Feb 18 at 19:43

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Posted by Karen P.’s Avatar Karen P.
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Monty Clegg | Assoc. Manager of Events at ESPN Events I can't tell you how many times I told myself that ...

In which career in the psychology/therapy fields would ASL and foreign languages be most valued?

I speak 2 languages (including English) fluently and 3 more at varying degrees of functional fluency. One language I know that I think is particularly unique is American Sign Language, which I learned in school and at an academic summer camp. Now that I'm thinking about potential career choices...

#social-psychology #child-psychology #psychology #language #moral-psychology #american-sign-language #languages #school-psychology


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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:25

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Angela Theresa (Collins) Egic | Actor/Singer with Actors Equity Association I would think you are very needed in the Deaf Community! ...

What is it like to work in an US embassy?


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Active Sep 05 '17 at 22:03

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Stephanie Jackson | Specialist in higher and international education, career and ... Having language skills will certainly improve your chances at being hired ...
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