Studying another language will definitely increase your employment opportunities and will prepare you to succeed in careers such as:
- International relations
- Public policy
- Social services
- Health professions
Whatever profession you enter, learning another language opens the door to a new culture, and new way of seeing the world. In our increasingly global society, the value of being able to communicate with people from different cultures and nations cannot be overestimated!
Upon graduating, Gena Lebbert '05 was hired at Verite Winery in Healdsburg, California, as the personal assistant to the French vigneron/winemaker, Pierre Seillan. Two of Seillan's wineries are located in Italy and France, and Gina acted as liaison between these European wineries and Verite.