“Language is so much more than the ability to communicate. It’s the ability to understand the thoughts, values and culture of others. Language overcomes barriers, opens up our minds to new perspectives and allows us to empathize and realize our shared humanity.”
Rena uses Chinese every...
Posted November 26, 2019
Jamal Russell Black
Jamal Russell Black was a CLS participant in 2016 in China, and is
now the CEO and Head Researcher at Veridian Analytics in San Diego, California.
His goal was always to work in international and economic development,
and during his undergraduate program it became apparent to Jamal that...
Posted October 01, 2019
Announcing the 2020 CLS Application - Now Open!
We are pleased to announce that the application for the 2020 Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program is now open! American undergraduate and graduate students are welcome to apply now to learn a critical foreign language next summer on a fully-funded study abroad program.
Posted September 12, 2019