CLA Language Center News

VideoBlocks for Education

Feb 8, 2016 8:50 am

Following a successful two-month trial of VideoBlocks for Education, the University signed a multi-year agreement to provide this full suite of audio, video and graphic content as a...Read More

CARLA Fellow Presentation: Language Instructors Learning Together: Using Lesson Study in Higher Education

Feb 8, 2016 8:49 am

Tuesday, February 23, 2016
12:20 - 1:10 p.m.
University International Center 101

Research on professional development overwhelmingly suggests that instructor learning is maximized through sustained involvement in active learning. This type of participation allows instructors not only...Read More

February COIL Coffee Hour: The Intersection of the Digital Humanities and COIL

Feb 8, 2016 8:46 am

Friday, February 12, 2016
9:00-10:00 a.m.
Bruininks 412 or by WebEx
Register Online (this event and future COIL events)


Professor Dan Nolan, UM-Duluth, will present...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 as well as checkout equipment and a library of DVDs and videotapes.


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.