Ph.D. student Miranda Weinberg from the Graduate School of Education is interviewed about language and education in Nepal.
Harbir Singh of the Wharton School comments on the benefits of students traveling abroad.
Francine Frankel, Devesh Kapur and Juliana Di Giustini of the School of Arts and Sciences are quoted in a feature about CASI.
Hailing a Rickshaw: Penn Summer Program Offers High School Students Lessons in World Languages and Cultures
A few years of French or Spanish may fulfill a foreign-language requirement to graduate from high school. But in today’s global environment, some career-minded young people want to learn critical international languages that aren’t widely taught in high school.
The success stories of immigrants coming to America are legion.
William Morris of the famed William Morris talent agency (now WME) came to America from Germany. Newspaper editor Joseph Pulitzer of Pulitzer Prize fame hailed from Hungary. Former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger was born in Austria.