From Student to Teacher: Joanna’s NSLI-Y Journey Comes Full Circle
CLS and NSLI for Youth alumna Joanna Mills (Korean 2011) spent the summer teaching American high school students Korean as an instructor in NSLI for Youth's Virtual Summer Intensive Program.
Posted January 21, 2021
Here's Why Proud Americans Should Learn Mandarin, Other Languages
Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo's op-ed in Newsweek makes the case for Americans to learn critical languages and announces the launch of languages.state.gov.
Posted October 28, 2020
Edwin Juarez Reflects on Identity and the CLS Program
Edwin Juarez is an alumnus of the 2020 CLS Virtual Korean program and a current student at Claremont McKenna College, where he is majoring in Foreign Languages. Growing up in a predominantly Mexican-American community in Houston, he noticed how relieved his parents were when someone offered...
Posted September 30, 2020