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CLC Closed on 11/28 and 11/29/2013

The CLC will be closed on Thanksgiving day and on the Friday after the holiday.

Chicago Course Connection Grants

Monday, April 8, 2013 from 12:30 – 1:30 PM in Cobb 210 (2nd Floor – CSL)   On Monday, April 8 (12:30pm-1:30pm), Amy Chan, University Community Service Center (UCSC) Director and Associate Dean of students in the University, and Veronica Vegna, Italian Language Coordinator and Senior Lecturer, will give a presentation on the Chicago Studies […]

Social Issues and Cultural Awareness in Language Teaching

February 27, 2013 from 12:30 to 1:20 PM in Cobb 210 – 2nd Floor Cobb Hall   Veronica Vegna, Italian Coordinator, will show the work she presented at the November 2012 ACTFL Conference under the title “Social Issues and Cultural Awareness in Language Teaching”. Veronica will also provide suggestions for internet resources, based on her […]

2/6/13 @ 12:30 – “Rethinking the Language Center”

Date: Wednesday, February 6 Time: 12:30 PM Place: CSL – Cobb 210   On November 9th and 10th, 2012, the Consortium for Language Teaching and Learning held a symposium, “Rethinking the Language Center in the Age of Globalization” on Yale’s campus. Three panels of three speakers addressed the mission, structure, and governance of language centers […]


THE CENTER FOR THE STUDY OF LANGUAGES   CALL FOR CONSORTIUM GRANT PROPOSALS for Winter Projects — CAMPUS COMPETITION   PROPOSALS DUE Friday, March 2, 2012   The Autumn deadline for Consortium for Language Teaching and Learning grant proposals is Friday, March 2, 2012. Proposals submitted at this time will compete at the campus level. […]

CSL Funds for Professional Development for Summer 2011 and Autumn 2011

Funding will again be available to support professional development for faculty or graduate student language instructors who would like to pursue training in language teaching, assessment, and/or technology over the summer or in the fall. In some instances, it may also be possible to support conference travel related to language pedagogy. These funds are available […]

CSL Lunchtime Round Table

As part of the CSL’s mission to provide a public square for language faculty, we are starting a new lunchtime round table initiative to provide greater opportunities for language teachers and program coordinators to discuss issues in teaching and learning our languages in an informal setting. The CSL Lunchtime Round Table will be quite informal […]

CSL Hours during Finals and Beyond

• FINALS WEEK (6/7 to 6/11/10) 8 am to 5 pm (on Wednesday (6/9) the CSL will close at 4 pm.) • INTERIM (6/14 to 6/18) 9 am to 5 pm • SUMMER QUARTER (6/21 to 8/20/10) 8 am to 5 or 6 pm (Hours of operation are tentative because of Cobb Hall restroom renovation […]

CSL Hours during December 2009

• December 1 – 3, 8 am to 9 pm • December 4, 8 am to 5 pm • December 7 – 11, 8 am to 5 pm • December 14 – 18, 9 am to 5 pm • December 21 – 29, CLOSED • December 30 – 31, 9 am to 5 pm

Thanksgiving Holiday Hours at the CSL

• The CSL will close at 5 pm on Wednesday, November 25th. • The CSL will be closed on Thursday the 26th and Friday the 27th. Have a Happy Thanksgiving! – CSL Staff

Edward Tufte Workshop

I attended a workshop by Edward Tufte a few weeks ago and found it quite interesting. There’s lots of information available at his website: