To get a better sense of how Obies use languages other than English, we’ve asked current students and alumni to fill out a brief survey and let us know what they’re up to, linguistically! Are you interested in participating in the project? Email us.
Obies Using Languages
Chelsea Cross is a member of the Class of 2015, currently pursuing a major in Sociology and a minor in Hispanic Studies. She spent the first 6 weeks of her 2014 summer vacation volunteering as a dance instructor in Colima, Mexico and conducting a private language study with Lucia Stone’s “Spanish Awakenings” program.
Weelic Chong is a member of the Class of 2015 and is currently pursuing a major in Neuroscience. He spent his winter term at Nagoya University in Nagoya, Japan, and then the spring of 2014 studying abroad at Waseda University in Tokyo, Japan.
Drew spent this past summer in Russia.
Mallory Cohen is a member of the Class of 2015 and is currently pursuing a major in Art History, with a minor in French. She studied abroad in Paris in the spring of 2014.