The Language Center will be open during finals week from Monday, December 12 to Friday, December 16. Please check the online tutoring schedule for up-to-date tutoring availability.
Operating hours are shown below. All students are welcome to use the center facilities anytime during these hours, however priority will be given to students enrolled in foreign language courses.
The lab will close for the winter break. Join us again for the beginning of the Spring 2017 semester on Monday, January 23.
The Easy Language Youtube channel is packed with authentic street interviews in many languages targeted to second language learners. Learn some language and pick up cultural insights in the process from the Easy Languages Youtube Channel, or the Easy-Language.org website.
Interested in what is happening in East Asia? Visit the See East Asia blog for the latest news and information about China/Taiwan, and information related to Japanese and Korean languages, cultures.
In an effort to better place students of Spanish, French, and German into the appropriate level of language course, the Department of Romance, German, Russian Languages and Literatures (RGRLL) has implemented a Placement Examination. Please visit the RGRLL Department page for more details and a link to the exam.
Put all those years of language study and practice to good use. Top Language Jobs (www.toplanguagejobs.co.uk) has an extensive listing of employment opportunities around the world customized for multilingual professionals like YOU.
ALTAlang.com, a translation and other language-related resource site, has assembled a list of ten of the most difficult words to translate into English.
Sometimes English is just not enough!
No time for a vacation? You can still see a 360° panorama of your favorite city around the world with 360 Cities.net.
There is an interesting web site called Frovo, which has the wildly optimistic goal of recording every word in every language in the world. You can browse the current collection by language, or search for a specific word. You can also join for free, which will allow you to add your own recordings, or rate the pronunciations recorded by others.