CLS in the Press


A World of Opportunities
Source: UNC College of Arts and Sciences
On Tuesday, November 15, GSLL hosted an event called a World of Opportunities. It was an opportunity for students to learn about Russian culture and study abroad options. The event was organized by a senior Russian Literature and Culture major, Leona Amosah.

College of DuPage Student Earns State Department Scholarship to Study in South Korea
Source: Daily Herald
College of DuPage student Roseanne Garrido knows she's fortunate to have spent time studying in South Korea while in high school, but she never imagined she'd get a second opportunity to revisit this country thanks to a Critical Language Scholarship through the U.S. Department of State.

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.