Languages & Cultures

Welcome to the Languages & Cultures Community. The rich diversity of all the different languages and cultures around us makes the world so colorful and beautiful!

Take a look at the different tabs at the top of the page, or scroll down below. If you'd like to speak with a Career Advisor on your potential next steps, make an appointment with our Office of Career & Professional Development anytime!

Students in the following majors may be interested in the Languages & Cultures Community:

  • Africana Studies
  • Anthropology
  • Art History
  • Chinese Studies
  • East Asian Studies
  • English
  • History
  • Japanese Studies
  • Latin American, Caribbean, and U.S. Latino Studies
  • Linguistics
  • Spanish
  • Theatre
  • And more!

Effective Marketing of Your Study Abroad Experience to Employers

Have you studied abroad before? Unsure how to market your experiences on your resume, cover letter, or in an interview? Check out this awesome article for some tips & tricks!

https://www.studyabroad.com/resources/effective-marketing-of-your-study-abroad-experience-to-employers

By Julie Jasewicz
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40 Job Ideas in International Affairs

Take a look at this article in the What Diplomats Do blog and their suggestions on the 40 jobs in International Relations/Affairs:

https://www.whatdiplomatsdo.com/post/studying-international-relations-these-40-jobs-are-the-future

 

By Megumi Kim
Megumi Kim Career Advisor
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The Importance of Cultural Fluency

To be culturally fluent has always been an important concept, which is to be able to communicate with those from a background that is different than your own.

This article from NBC News emphasizes the importance of cultural fluency, and …

By Megumi Kim
Megumi Kim Career Advisor
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What can you do with International Affairs?

The Association of Professional School of International Affairs (APSIA) has a wonderful International Career Guide that may provide you with ideas for your future career path. Check this article out with the link below!

By Megumi Kim
Megumi Kim Career Advisor
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5 degrees you will thrive in if you love languages

Choosing your study focus in college will take time and it may well change. For those who speak multiple languages, learn languages easily and enjoy travel, there are many study options available. Once you have a strong basis in a …

By Taylor Haskings - College Recruiter
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College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career. Each year, we help more than 3 million students and recent grads find part-time, seasonal, internship, and entry-level jobs requiring 0-3 years of experience.
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Internship Spotlights

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Internship Spotlight – New York State Mesonet

 

Peace Corps Prep

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