Welcome to the World of Languages

The Council on Language Instruction supports language faculty as they pursue excellence in language instruction and curriculum development and prepare Northwestern students to engage with the world as global citizens. (CLI Mission)

**Chicago Language Symposium at Northwestern (April 22, 2017)* * * Pre-symposium lecture Dr. Erwin Tschirner:  ACTFL and the CEFR: Where Shall the Twain Meet (Friday, April 21 at 3:00-5:00 in McCormick Foundation Center:  Rm 3127)

Language Study & Requirements

For detailed information regarding language study and language requirements at Northwestern University, please consult the language brochure that is published annually by the Council on Language Instruction. 

News & Events

CLI Winter Workshop

Join us for our annual Winter Workshop Wednesday, March 8 at 8:45 a.m. in Kresge 1515 Speakers: Thomas Simpson, Margaret Dempster & Susanna Calkins (SEARLE)

Effective Learning in the Japanese Workplace: Working for a Japanese Company

Friday, 14 April 2017 3:00-4:30 Kresge 1-515