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Critical Languages Program at the University of Arizona is preparing this coming academic year with new leadership under Interim Director, Jieun Ryu (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.). 

2017 NASILP Conference at Samford University

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The 43rd NASILP conference will be hosted by Samford University, Birmingham Alabama on November 3rd-4th, 2017. The detail will be announced soon.


I was shocked and saddened to learn of Lou Wagner’s passing.


Lou Wagner was a talented Slavic academician and pedagogue, but I first grew to know him as the Treasurer of NASILP, virtually from its first day as an incorporated professional organization—a pioneering one—of the uncommonly taught languages.

Read more: In Memory of Louis Wagner

 From Daniel Gross,

This is terrible news for NASILP and for all of us who knew him and worked with him.  NASILP members, officers, and board members come and go, but as NASILP Treasurer for 36 years,  Lou served faithfully in the longest tenure of any NASILP Officer in the organization’s records.

Read more: Lou Wagner

Students in the University of North Alabama's Critical Languages Program are submitting applications for the 2017 Critical Language Scholarships. They are encouraged that UNA has previously had winning applications: once to study in Tunisia, once in Oman.

Try sample lesson of Language Canvas!
and enjoy world languages.
Scholarship opportunity By Boren Award

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