Katelyn is currently teaching English at a primary school in the outskirts of Madrid as part of the Spanish Ministry of Education’s North American Language & Culture Assistants program. She loved her home stay experience so much that she is once again renting a room in the same apartment!
Evan is currently living in Mexico City, Mexico. He is working as the Strategic Corporate Researcher for PODER, an organization that strives to improve corporate accountability throughout businesses in Latin America.
Lauren is currently teaching English in a primary school outside of Madrid as part of the Spanish Ministry of Education’s language and culture assistant program.
Dana is teaching english to grades 1-3 at a public school in the center of Madrid through the North American Language & Culture Assistants program. In the future, she hopes to get certified as an ESL teacher (primary education) in order to be able to work in both Madrid and the United States.
Steph is currently living in Boston, MA and working as an Assistant Director for Undergraduate Admissions at Boston University. She uses her Spanish language skills from Madrid frequently, most recently when the Office of Admissions attended a college fair for Hispanic students in San Antonio, Texas! Prior to her work with Admissions, Steph also taught middle school Spanish in Newton, MA.
Maxine is currently living in Los Angeles, CA. She recently signed with a dance agency, GTA, in LA. In addition to studying for the LSAT while auditioning, she will be performing in a show in January 2012. Maxine was also cast in a pilot for a new tv show. Videos of her dancing can be seen on her youtube page: www.youtube.com/maxinehupy
Alexa is currently living in Salem, New Hampshire and participating in an accelerated BSN Nursing program at Mass College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences.
Ruth is teaching English in Arkhangelsk, Russia, on a Fulbright grant for one year. She leads classes on translation and American Cultures. She’s hoping to go into translation using Spanish and Russian upon her return to America.
Tim is living in Boston and studying Biomedical Sciences at Tufts University School of Medicine. He plans to continue his career in medical school.
May 17, 2011: Yue Huang, a fall 2010 program alum, on the value of learning languages: video.