Build your language skills and help your community by participating in service learning. Working with one of our community partners, you will earn academic credit and gain experience in speaking, writing and reading your chosen language.
Through a partnership with Vermillion High School, you will have the opportunity to correspond with a pen pal through handwritten letters sent by mail. You will meet your pen pal face-to-face, complete a team writing activity and mentor high school students as they begin to explore university language opportunities.
As an advanced Spanish student, you will work with members of the Latin American Student Organization and the Center for Siouxland’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program to assist Spanish-speaking clients with questions and forms, and help interpret for clients and tax-preparers.