The discussion will take an in-depth look at the process that each fellow undergoes to prepare their application and choose their language and the location of the study abroad program. For students interested in applying for a FLAS fellowship, this event will shed light on how successful applicants brought to fruition their desire to study less-commonly taught languages.
Roxanne Blair (M.A. Latin American Studies- International Management and CRP '14) studied Portuguese in Sao Paolo, Brazil, through the Tulane-Emory-Vanderbilt University program.
Ailesha Ringer (M.A. Latin American Studies- Communication and Sociology '14) studied Portuguese in Sao Paolo, Brazil, through the Tulane-Emory-Vanderbilt University program.
Fiorella Vera-Adrianzen (M.A. Poltical Science ‘14) studied Kichwa in the Napo Province of Iyarina in Ecuadorian Amazon through the University of Pittsburg’s Amazon and the Andes Field School.