CLS in the Press


Students Launch Bi-Annual Arabic Language Magazine
Source: Chicago Maroon
University of Chicago students receive Alumni Development Fund award from CLS.

First Swahili, now Arabic: Spencer King ’19 is passionate about language
Source: News@Gettysburg
“I remember after my first Arabic class at Gettysburg, I called my mom and dad and said, ‘this is what I want to do for the rest of my life—speak this language.’ ”

Amber Barrow Shares Her Experience with the Critical Language Scholarship
Source: Syracuse University Center for Fellowship and Scholarshipo Advising
In the summer of 2015, neuroscience and biology major Amber Barrow boarded a plane to Dalian, China.

UD alumna Elana Metz receives award to study Arabic in Jordan
Source: University of Delaware
“I was really happy. I felt really lucky and excited to have this experience,” University of Delaware alumna Elana Metz said of the moment she learned she had received an esteemed Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) to Jordan last summer.

Critical language scholar aims for ‘world of opportunities’
Source: The University of New Mexico
UNM students Joseluis Ayala, Erin Bush, Matthew Chavez and Annie Edwards received the prestigious Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Award this year—doubling the number of CLS awards received over last year. UNM’s Global Education Office (GEO) played a crucial role in guiding these students through the application process for the CLS scholarship.