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Three Carls earn Critical Language Scholarships

The U.S. State Department rewarded Critical Language Scholarships (CLS) to three Carleton students: Daniel Brodkin '18 (Darien, Conn.), Max Esslinger '17 (Los Gatos, Calif.), and Nicholas Lorenz '17 (Fairfield, Pa.) earlier this month.


From Learning to Working Abroad

By Avan Antia (CLS Hindi 2015) They say that the more you learn, the less you know. In 2015, I participated in the Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Hindi program in Jaipur. I joined the program to learn Hindi, but I soon discovered that CLS is far more than just an intensive language learning program. During my two months in Jaipur, I was constantly pushed outside of my comfort zone to interac...