Linguistics: Alumni Spotlight

  • Ben Rearick 640x635Ben Rearick (’10): Love of Reading Leads to International Service
    Bachelor of Arts in Linguistics, Minor in Mathematics

    After graduating from Truman, many students spend their time interviewing for jobs or heading off to graduate school. For Ben Rearick, not only did he take a path less traveled by volunteering for the Peace Corps, his passion for promoting literacy has led him to pursue a second round of international service.
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  • Emma Merrigan 220x147Emma Merrigan (’14): Translating Skills from Classroom to Career
    Bachelor of Arts Degrees in English and Spanish, Linguistics Minor
    When Emma Merrigan (’14) came to Truman State University, she brought with her a love for foreign languages, and through her coursework, internship and study-abroad experiences, she turned that passion for languages into a career path.
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