Tag: alumni

CATEGORIES: Spring 2022

Jill Olson Launches Her International Career with a Fulbright Award

Jill Olson, a graduating senior at Iowa State, has received a highly prestigious Fulbright U.S. Student Award enabling her to serve as an English teaching assistant in a school in Taiwan for 11 months. The Fulbright Program, administered by the U.S. State Department, seeks to provide professional advancement and cross-cultural experiences.   Olson, a psychology and … Continue reading Jill Olson Launches Her International Career with a Fulbright Award

CATEGORIES: May 2020

The Three Hats of Juan Trujillo

Over the years, Juan Trujillo (’90 Spanish) has worn several hats: first responder, Spanish teacher, and amateur radio operator. All three came into play when he volunteered with relief efforts in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria in 2017—and again, when he returned to the island earlier this year after the series of earthquakes.    The … Continue reading The Three Hats of Juan Trujillo

CATEGORIES: May 2017

2016-2017 Highlights

It’s been quite a year for us here in WLC. The biggest changes have probably come from our recent merger with Anthropology . We are really excited about working with our new colleagues and WLC is even better than it was before. The Anthro faculty have just moved to Pearson Hall, so come and visit ALL … Continue reading 2016-2017 Highlights

CATEGORIES: March 2017

Cádiz: Pushing to Retain the Traditional

Grace Davis is an ISU and WLC Alumna who currently lives and works in Cádiz, Spain. Here, she shares her experiences as an international explorer experiencing something that is oh-so-very-Spanish where she is living.

CATEGORIES: February 2017

Finding Love Abroad

“If you have a boyfriend or a girlfriend, break up with them now! You’ll find love here, and we have people who can prove it.”