- Desiree Erchick ’17
- Hometown: Alliance, OH
- Major: Japanese and French
Mount Union provides wonderful opportunities to experience the world around you, whether it's studying abroad, spring break trips or volunteering in different communities.
Japanese Hands-On Learning
Students who choose to major in Japanese at Mount Union have ample opportunities to get “real-world” experience outside of the classroom. By getting involved in extracurricular opportunities and student organizations, you can strengthen your proficiency in Japanese language and culture, both of which are critical to career success.
Experiential learning opportunities will give you many chances to put classroom knowledge to work. These opportunities include:
- Translation of Japanese books and mangas
- Study abroad experience
- Independent research
- Research with faculty or student peers
Alpha Mu Gamma is a national foreign language honorary.
Foreign Language Club is a student-led organization on Mount Union’s campus.
Association of International Students is a student-led organization on Mount Union’s campus.