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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 […]

United Nations declares 2008 the International Year of Languages

You can read this announcement from the United Nations declaring 2008 the International Year of Languages here.

MLA issues report: Foreign Languages and Higher Education: New Structures for a Changed World

There’s been a great deal of buzz about this MLA report on foreign language education in the past week. See here for the report and here for an article in the Chronicle for Higher Education.