CLS Program News


Application Disruption (Updated 11/24 @ 11:21pm)

Updated 11/25 @ 12:37pm:Please refer to this post for information on the extended application deadline.Updated 11/24 @ 11:21pm:Dear CLS Applicants:We have been working non-stop with our development team to work on a fix to the issues that brought the application down yesterday. At this point, we believe that we have identified the issue, and have a developed a fix.In order to confirm the reliabili...

CLS Summer 2016 Application Due Today! (Monday, 11/23)

Update 11/23 @ 7:45pm: Due to technical issues on the application server, we have extended the CLS Summer 2016 deadline to tomorrow, November, 24 at 5:00pm Eastern Time. Thank you all for your patience. Some will continue to experience disruptions in service while the server comes back to full capacity. We recommend stepping away for a short period and coming back later to complete and submit your...

CLS Program Partner Makes List of Top 50 Diversity Figures in Public Life

Purnima Mehta, Director-General of The American Institute of Indian Studies (AIIS) and CLS Program liason has been named in Global Diversity List’s Top 50 Diversity Figures in Public Life. AIIS has partnered with the CLS Program to provide Hindi, Urdu and Punjabi language institutes for the past 10 years. We are delighted to share this news and congratulate our dear colleague! For more informatio...

Learn More About CLS from Japanese Alumni!

Learn more about the CLS Program in Japan from CLS 2010 Japanese alumna Loretta Scott and others! Loretta runs KemushiChan, producing Japanese language-learning materials for public on her YouTube channel and as a consultant for private clients. She also founded JapanScholar, a resource that matches high school, university and graduate students interested in Japan and Japanese with f...