Seal of Biliteracy Honorees

Welcome to the Hawai’i State Seal of Biliteracy Honorees Resource Page! 

Language Career Videos

Click here to watch the video: Using your Language Skills in the Courts 

Listen to Ms. Tulang-DeSilva, the Program Director of the Hawaii State Judiciary’s Office on Equality and Access to the Courts (OEAC) share the value of multilingualism in Hawai’i and the paths students can pursue to become language interpreters for the courts.

 

Click here to watch the video: Using your Hawaiian Language Skills

Listen to Dr. Wilson share the importance of the Hawaiian Language in Hawai’i and opportunities to further develop your abilities and use your skill set.

 

Click here to watch the video: Using your Filipino Language Skills

Listen to Dr. Parba discuss the Filipino program at UH and how Filipino speakers (Cebuano, Tagalog, Ilocano, etc.) can use their skills in the job market.

 

 

Click here to watch the video: Using your Spanish Language Skills

Listen to Dr. Aranda discuss the value of multilingualism and how to use your Spanish skills to open doors.

 

 

Click here to watch the video: Using your Chinese Language Skills

Listen to Danicia share her experiences as a student and how her language skills opened doors to her career.

 

 

 

Click here to watch the video: Using your Chinese Language Skills

Listen to Leon a recent graduate from UH Manoa with a double major in computer science and Chinese talk about his language learning experience. 

 

Click here to watch the video: Using your Korean Language Skills

Listen to Lydia talk about the Korean Language Flagship Center and how students can use their Korean language skills in the community.

 

 

Click here to watch the video: Using your Japanese Language Skills

Listen to Dr. Yoshimi talk about the different paths you can take with your language skills.

Resume Advice Videos

Click here to watch video: Resume 101

Listen to Devon discuss strategies to create an effective resume.

 

 

 

Hawai’i Language Roadmap presentation – Promoting your bilingual and biliteracy skills on your resume

Click on the link above to listen to a Roadmap presentation on how to effectively incorporate your language skills on your resume. 

Language programs, internships, job opportunities, and more! 

Recommended list for Language related Opportunities 
A list of language programs, scholarships, internship opportunities, and more!

 

Roadmap Interns tell their Language Stories
Stories of how Roadmap Interns have learned to recognize the value of their language skills and utilize it in the workforce.

 

Realities of the Multilingual Workforce
Information about the Seal of Biliteracy and data about the benefits of multilingual skills in the workforce. 

 

 

Onward Student Resource Booklet

Check out the Onward booklet for a complete review of the resources and information.  

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