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2017 NASILP Conference

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


In Memory of Louis Wagner

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.

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Lou 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.

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Critical Language Scholarships

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.

University of Denver

University of Denver, Center for World Languages & cultures (Director,  Alison M. Nishi and Associate Director, Dr. Adrienne Gonzales) has offering both as credit-bearing electives for undergraduates and noncredit offerings for graduate students and the community. 



Wolof taught in Morehouse College

 Morehouse College, Department of Modern Foreign Languages (Chair, Dr. Michael F. Dillon)  is now offering Wolof in the fall of 2016 as NASILP system. 

Language tutor Certificate

The Tutoring a Foreign Language Certificate

 Finding qualified tutors or language partners is a constant activity for Critical and Self-instructional Language Programs throughout the United States. 

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