S.U.R.E. is an opportunity for students who have completed their first year at Stonehill to perform significant, publishable, full-time research under the guidance of and in collaboration with an experienced faculty researcher.
Recent Languages, Literatures, and Cultures examples
- Alina Shklyarenko ’17 worked with John Golden, associate professor of foreign languages, on “Translating Alexander Blok’s ‘Vozmezdie.’” They have submitted for publication their work on previously untranslated sections of this important poem by the Russian symbolist.
- Michael Travers ’15 worked with Juan Carlos Martin, associate professor of Foreign Languages, on “Virtual Learning: Beyond the Classroom.”
- Spanish major Angela Moskawa ’14 workedwith Juan Carlos Martin, associate professor of Foreign Languages, on “Identity Crisis: Portrayals of the Posthuman in Spanish Narrative and Film.” This project strives to study the concept of post-humanity in Spanish narrative and film, focusing primarily on literary pieces and cinematic works written and produced during the past two decades.
- Laura Dzgoeva ’14 worked with John Golden, associate professor of foreign languages, on “Translating Alexander Blok.” Blok was a major Russian Symbolist poet; they translated several of his poems into English and have submitted some of their work for publication.
Places where Stonehill students have recently interned include:
- Action for Boston Community Development
- Brockton Public Schools
- English Transcultural Center
- Equal Exchange
- Hasbro Children’s Hospital
- Steward Health Care
Stonehill is ranked among the best in the nation for sending students on semester-long study abroad programs. Our programs focus on developing global citizens and helping students meet both academic and personal goals. A student’s international experience is attractive to potential employers who seek applicants with global perspective and an understanding other cultures.
Places where Stonehill's languages, literatures, and cultures majors have studied abroad:
- Heidelberg American Junior Year
- University of Berlin
- Grenoble Ecole de Management
- University of Paris, Sorbonne
- School for International Training
- Florence University of the Arts
- Umbra Institute in Perugia
- University of Barcelona
- University of Granada
- University of Madrid
- Universidad de Belgrano (Argentina)
- Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaiso (Chile)
- Universidad Veritas (Costa Rica)
Career Development Resources for Students
The Career Development Center offers extensive assistance to students seeking employment, pursuing advanced studies or participating in postgraduate service opportunities. By completing internships and utilizing mentors, students are empowered to build lifelong career management skills.
Languages, Literatures, and Cultures-specific career resources
- Extensive on-campus recruiting program for internships and entry-level jobs
- Annual career fairs
- Externships and internships in New York; Washington, D.C.; and Los Angeles (week-long and semester-long programs)
- Foreign Languages career panel
- AAA Allied Group
Public Affairs Coordinator
- Boston Children’s Hospital
Associate Media Planner
- Harvard University
Manager of Summer Grants and International Programs
Sales Planning Coordinator
- Loyola University
Associate Director of Admissions
- Nasuni Corp.
- Partners HealthCare
- Ropes & Gray LLP