IOR Global Services employees.

Roaming Redbirds from diverse majors land jobs at same global company

Four Illinois State University alums turn their shared passion for global cultures into jobs at the same international company, IOR Global Services.
Alejandra Villalobos, '14, English teacher trainer in Mozambique through the Peace Corps

Spanish teacher education alum is in Mozambique for Peace Corps

An update from Alejandra Villalobos, '14, who majored in Spanish education.
Douglas Jackson poses with child

LAN master’s program prepared alum well for career

An update from Douglas Jackson '91, M.A. '93, who graduated from Illinois State with a master's degree in foreign languages with a focus on Spanish.

French and Spanish alum finds career in the Navy

An update from Anthony Pyanoe, M.A. '04 from Languages, Literatures, and Cultures with a focus on Spanish and French.
Francesca Biundo

Spanish major now lives and works in Puerto Rico

An update from Francesca Biundo '06, who graduated with both a B.A. and M.A. from Illinois State, in Languages, Literatures, and Cultures.
image of Quincy Jenkins

Master’s degree with focus on Spanish brings variety of professional opportunities

An update from Quincy Jenkins, '09, who graduated with a master's degree with a focus on Spanish.
Hillary Veitch poses at Lantern Festival

Spanish Education alum lives in South Korea as Fulbright participant

An update from Hillary Veitch '14, a Spanish Education major and TESOL minor, now an English teaching assistant with the U.S. Fulbright Program in South Korea.
Audrey (Yates) Irias poses for selfie

French, Spanish Education alum’s languages useful in many different careers

An update from Audrey (Yates) Irias '05, who earned her B.A. in French and Spanish Teacher Education at Illinois State.

Spanish alum helps relocated workers adjust to their new home

An update from Rita Hess ’14, M.A. ’16, who studied Spanish at both the undergraduate and graduate levels at Illinois State University’s Department of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures.
Professional photo of Katie Petravick

Spanish alumna connected with peers, professors

Teacher Kathryn (Katie) Petravick earned her B.A. in Spanish from Illinois State University in 2012.