CLA Language Center News

Minnesota eLearning Summit: Open. Online. Opportunity.

Jul 17, 2017 4:07 pm

Normandale Community College
August 2−3, 2017
Bloomington, Minnesota
Register Online

The MN eLearning Summit is the premiere event of the Minnesota Learning Commons and a gathering place for K-12, college, and university educators...Read More

TandemPlus Assistant Position Open!

Jul 17, 2017 4:04 pm

TandemPlus is seeking a student for the role of TandemPlus Assistant starting as early as August, 1, 2017. A strong candidate for the position s involved with and interested in the language learning process, has keen attention to detail, is self-motivated and comfortable with speaking publicly. Being registered for at least...Read More

TandemPlus: Chinese Learners Desired!

Jul 10, 2017 5:03 pm

TandemPlus is off to a great start this summer, with more than 100 participants having joined in the past few weeks. The majority of participants have been paired for the summer, but there are some languages for which we’re still seeking learners.

If you’re learning Chinese, want to practice, keep up on it, or...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.