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David Doochin - Babbel Magazine

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David Doochin
David is a content producer for Babbel USA, where he writes for Babbel Magazine and oversees Babbel's presence on Quora. He’s a native of Nashville and graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he studied linguistics and history. Before Babbel he worked at Quizlet and Atlas Obscura. A geek for grammar and an editorial enthusiast, he speaks Spanish (and dabbles in German, Dutch, Afrikaans and Italian). When he’s not curating his Instagram meme collection, you can find him spending too much money on food and exploring new cities around the world.
Articles by David
What Is Bastille Day, And Why Do The French Celebrate It?

What Is Bastille Day, And Why Do The French Celebrate It?

Celebrating revolution with fireworks, parades and parties? You might think you’re in the United States if you’re not paying attention…
Un Día En Español 23: A New Life Over The Atlantic

Un Día En Español 23: A New Life Over The Atlantic

Michelle takes a big leap of faith by migrating across the world. Will she learn to adjust in the face of adversity?
Un Día En Español 22: Death Was Not A Beach

Un Día En Español 22: Death Was Not A Beach

Silvia recounts a story of facing her own mortality at a young age — and the solace found in a familiar staple of her childhood.
Un Día En Español 21: A True Spartan

Un Día En Español 21: A True Spartan

Ángel Raúl, no stranger to tests of athleticism, embarks on one of the biggest physical challenges of his life.
Earth Day Celebrations: A Global Affair Glorifying The Planet

Earth Day Celebrations: A Global Affair Glorifying The Planet

Every day is a good day to give Gaia some love.
Un Día En Español 20: The Legend Of Juan Noj

Un Día En Español 20: The Legend Of Juan Noj

Lionel recounts a cherished memory of spending quality time with his dad. But it turns out they’re not the only characters in their story…
Un Día En Español 19: My Friend Chelo

Un Día En Español 19: My Friend Chelo

An Italian teacher in Mexico City learns that sometimes the most special friendships can take many different forms.
Un Día En Español 18: Love In The Time Of Corona

Un Día En Español 18: Love In The Time Of Corona

Minette grapples with the realities of relationships while Covid-19 travel restrictions make things more complicated.