Rhys Leahy’s journey with Russian and Persian languages started when she participated in the NSLI for Youth Russian Program in high school for a year. While engaging fully in the culture, she became proficient in the language. The program site, Kazan, Russia is a historically Turkic and Muslim...
Posted June 08, 2020
Announcing the CLS Virtual Institutes for Summer 2020
The Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program is pleased to announce CLS Virtual Institutes in six critical languages in summer 2020 for a limited number of participants. CLS Virtual Institutes will provide remote language instruction and cultural learning in Arabic, Chinese, Hindi, Korean,...
Posted May 29, 2020
Get Ready for a Vaccine Information War
CLS Alumna Rhys Leahy (Persian 2014) and colleague Dr. Neil Johnson were interviewed about their research into the spread of misinformation in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Posted May 15, 2020