CLA Language Center News

Inclusive Teaching in Canvas Series

Mar 5, 2018 10:18 pm

In this series, language instructors will learn practical strategies for inclusive teaching within the context of Canvas. (Note: Date change for Session 3)

Registration is required since space is limited....Read More

PACE Presentation: Looking back at curricular changes: Success and challenges in SPAN 1004

Mar 19, 2018 4:06 pm

Monday, April 16, 2018
2:30 - 3:20 p.m.
Nolte 140
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In 2016 and 2017, the PACE Project supported curricular revisions for five language programs with the goal of attending to areas that were lagging...Read More

Online and Hybrid Strategies for Enhancing Your Students' Language Learning: A Tri-State Workshop

Mar 19, 2018 9:17 pm

Friday, April 20, 2018
1:00 - 4:00 p.m. (Central), 2:00- 5:00 p.m. (Eastern)
University of Minnesota (Jones 15), Michigan State University (Wells B104), and in Cyberspace
Please register online

This workshop is free! Supported...Read More

PACE Demonstration: Options for enhancing online test security in LC classrooms

Mar 19, 2018 5:01 pm

Monday, April 23, 2018
2:30 - 3:20 p.m.
Jones 35
Online Registration

This presentation will provide participants with a recommendation for ensuring that students complete tests and quizzes fairly. The...Read More

The Chicago Language Symposium 2018: Learning from Less Commonly Taught Languages

Mar 12, 2018 5:37 pm

Saturday, April 21, 2018
8:00 - 4:00 p.m
University of Chicago
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Our colleagues teaching LCTLs are sometimes portrayed as isolated, overworked individuals locked in their offices creating...Read More

PACE Presentation and FRIT Lab: Speaking of Love in French

Mar 5, 2018 5:54 pm

The Enhancement of a Bilingual French Course in Medieval Literature

Friday, April 27, 2018
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Folwell 108
Register online (optional)

As the PACE...Read More

Welcome to the Language Center

The Language Center supports the teaching and learning of languages with technology.

Facilities include four computer classrooms, a multimedia lab for students, video conferencing equipment to connect to language courses via the BTAA CourseShare program as well as checkout equipment and a DVD library.

The Language Center instructional team provides assistance to language instructors developing courses.

The TandemPlus program finds conversation partners for language students.

The Language Testing Program provides language proficiency assessment.