CLS Program News


Andy Marshall
Alumni Profile
Alumni Ambassador

Andy Marshall is an alumnus of the 2016 CLS Swahili program in Arusha, Tanzania. He is currently a second-year Ph.D. student at Georgetown University in the government (political science) program with a comparative government concentration. Andy grew up in Phillips, in the wonderful Northwoods of Wisconsin. He enjoys running, participating in his faith tradition’s activities, cooking, travelling, ...

Leona Amosah
Alumni Profile
Alumni Ambassador

Leona Aisha Amosah is an alumna of the 2016 CLS Russian program in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia. She was born in Tema, Ghana and moved to the United States when she was four years old. Leona recently graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where she majored in Russian language and culture and global studies. In the future, she hopes to use Russian in foreign policy research work ...

2017 Summer Notifications

Thank you everyone for your patience during our application and selection process! We are happy to announce that final notifications have been sent for the 2017 Summer CLS Program. We are also excited to announce our hosting institutions for the 2017 programs, and especially proud to note that we are continuing our collaborations with the LanguageCountry, CityMore Information ArabicJordan, Amm...

The CLS 2017 Application is Closed

Thank you everyone who participated in the 2017 CLS Program recruitment season, who hosted or attended a presentation at your university or who shared this opportunity with their friends, classmates, students and colleagues. Thank you especially to all of the students who applied to the program and who continue to pursue their interest in learning less commonly taught languages and building mutual...