Monthly Archives: April 2019

How to Incorporate Foreign Languages into Job Search Materials: A Resume-Writing Workshop

This year I rolled out a new workshop entirely on resume writing, per the request of the Head of Department at Arcadia University, Jojo Lucena (we studied abroad together more than 20 years ago). Normally, I work with students to … Continue reading

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“Developing Your Cover Letter and Elevator Pitch:” A Job Search Webinar from McGraw Hill

McGraw Hill regularly sponsors a webinar series on the college to career transition, which aligns with a lot of the work I do.  To see the offerings, follow this link.  I will be presenting “Developing Your Cover Letter and Elevator … Continue reading

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Is There Room for Languages for Specific Purposes in the Humanities?

THE HUMANITIES UNDER FIRE These are not the best of times for the humanities in general and foreign languages in particular.  Budget cuts are the norm on college campuses.  Universities depend on endowments for funding and when that money goes … Continue reading

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