LS News & Events
As we have done in the past, we have taken the liberty of listing for you what the Language Schools Directors and The VP consider to be some of the special highlights of the session. These highlights, now fondly known as "The Top Ten List" are listed below. We hope to see some of you on these special cultural occasions.
Language Schools announces 2008 International Film Festival June 14-Aug. 9
Langauge Schools summer session under way
Modern Language Association committee releases report examining how foreign language educators can address crisis in language education at college level
Susan Carvalho to depart after six years, and will be succeeded in September by Jacobo Sefamí
Language Schools set to begin 93rd summer on June 15th.
Middlebury College establishes study abroad program in Egypt
Middle East location addresses growing demand for Arabic language learning
A panel of some of the top professors of foreign languages has concluded that the programs that train undergraduate majors and new Ph.D.'s are seriously off course, with so much emphasis on literature that broader understanding of cultures and nations has been lost.
Davis commits $2 million to establish "100 Projects for Peace" and "100 Summer Scholarships for Peace"