Cher Hale

  • Founder of The Iceberg Project, a program for students learning the Italian language
  • Freelance writer who focuses on Italian, language learning, and travel


Cher Hale is a former Italian language writer for ThoughtCo. Ever since learning Italian in 2012, she has been in love with the language. After living in Italy and immersing herself in the country's language and culture, Hale was inspired to start The Iceberg Project, a language-learning program for students of Italian. The program provides digital courses and free weekly content to help beginners gain a better understanding of the language and its nuances.


 Hale has a B.A. in Business Management from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

ThoughtCo and Dotdash

ThoughtCo is a premier reference site focusing on expert-created education content. We are one of the top-10 information sites in the world as rated by comScore, a leading Internet measurement company. Every month, more than 13 million readers seek answers to their questions on ThoughtCo.

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population monthly. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone, and recently Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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