Learning a New language at Thunderbird, for Free!

By, Gloria Liu Have you ever wanted to learn a foreign language but you just don’t know where to start? Well, you are not alone. Fortunately, at Thunderbird, you will find many language learning opportunities, for free.   Last week, when I finished a two hour long language study session with my Japanese partner Koji […]

The Madrid Module: An Unforgettable Experience

By Mahesh Deshpande, ’15 Hola from the Spanish Capital! It’s already been a month in Madrid, and with few days left for our module studying at Universidad de Madrid to coming to an end, I’ve started to realize what an amazing journey it has been. Most of us couldn’t utter a word of Spanish when we […]

Language Roundtables a GO!

By Steven Werther Multilingualism, that is the ability to speak more than one language, is a cornerstone of the global mindset that differentiates Thunderbird students from MBAs in competitive programs. Because language is intrinsic to the culture and zeitgeist of any society, the importance of being able to assimilate one’s self into the culture, and […]

Thundercitos Continue Argentine Immersion on Campus

By Tiffany Law ’13 During the summer 2012 term at Thunderbird, a group of students attended the Thunderbird Summer Language Abroad Program in Buenos Aires, Argentina. They would forever be known under a title passed down from each group to the next: The Thundercitos. So began a wonderful adventure in language and culture with the […]