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In Defense of U.S. Education and Cultural Programs

Daniel Bottomley, CLS Alumnus (2012 Indonesian) and Director of Public Diplomacy & Global Initiatives at University of Delaware, makes the case for a renewed focus on international exchange programs promoting mutual understanding within the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs

CLS In the Press — Shared from E-International Relations on February 15, 2021


Three Named as Critical Language Scholarship Semi-Finalists

Three Miami students were named as semi-finalists for the Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program, an intensive overseas language and cultural immersion program for American students enrolled at U.S. colleges and universities.

CLS In the Press — Shared from Miami University Global Initiatives on January 25, 2021


2020 Alumni Ambassador Year in Review

Despite the unprecedented challenges prompted by the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020, Alumni Ambassadors remained resilient, resourceful, and engaged through the months, working with the alumni community, applicants, finalists, CLS virtual scholars, CLS staff and others in their communities to share...

Program News — Posted by Liz Sinclair on January 22, 2021


Naimul Chowdhury is NCF’s first Rangel fellow

Making history this year, New College alum Naimul “Naeem” Chowdhury (Chinese 2018) is the first-ever Novo Collegian to become a Charles B. Rangel International Affairs Graduate Fellow.

CLS In the Press — Shared from New College of Florida News on December 24, 2020