Welcome to the Council on Language Instruction
The mission of the Council on Language Instruction (CLI) is to enhance and streamline language instruction across departments and to encourage and support the professional development of language instructors.
Announcing the 2014 Language Symposium:
“Bridges to Everywhere: Language Learning Collaborations”
Keynote: Fernando Rubio (University of Utah)
Where: University of Chicago
When: April 25-26
For questions regarding the Language Symposium 2014, please contact: Elena Lanza: email@example.com or Daniela Pozzi Pavan: firstname.lastname@example.org Please see here for details.
Council on Language Instruction Winter Breakfast Meeting:
“Engaging and Encouraging Language Learners: Inside Info from Language Faculty”
Date: Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Time: 8:30 am – 12 noon
Location: Kresge 1-375
Aude Raymond, Winner of the 2013 CLI Excellence in Foreign Language Teaching Award: “Waking Up Students with Energizing Excercises
Rifka Cook, “Extracurricular Odysseys: Encouraging Students win Research”
Nelida Aubeneau & M. Teresa Villanueva, “¿Haber o A ver? Honing our Spanish Heritage Learners’ Skills”
Please make a note of the 2013/2014 Funding Application Deadlines for language faculty. Requests must be submitted to chairs.
Summer Requests: Friday, April 25, 2014
(Faculty members may apply for support for any subsequent quarter. For example, it is possible, and highly encouraged, to apply for funding of a winter, spring or summer project in the fall. For more information, consult the professional development site of the CLI.)
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