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Language Schools Top Ten List

June 19, 2008 – 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 Education Reforms Spark Debate

April 17, 2008 – Modern Language Association committee releases report examining how foreign language educators can address crisis in language education at college level

School in the Middle East

January 18, 2007

Middlebury College establishes study abroad program in Egypt


Middle East location addresses growing demand for Arabic language learning

Dean Geisler quoted in Inside Higher Ed

January 10, 2007 – 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.