Center for Language Study


The Yale Center for Language Study supports and promotes the study of language and culture by fostering a community of practice for language instructors and teaching fellows and by offering diverse language programs across the university. The CLS is committed to innovation and excellence in language education, informed by current research, and to lifelong learning, both inside and beyond the classroom.

News and Announcements

February 18, 2019
Middlebury Language Schools Information Session Wednesday, Feb. 20, 4:30 to 5:30 pm Dow Hall (Room 100)   Learn more about the Middlebury Language Schools from the Director...
February 8, 2019
The annual Instructional Innovation Workshop (IIW) will be held at CLS from May 13-17, 2019 on the theme of Multiliteracies. The opening public presentation will be given by...
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February 8, 2019
The Yale Center for Language Study is now accepting applications for fall semester study for its Fields Program and for its Directed Independent Language Study (DILS) Program...
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January 28, 2019
The Consortium for Language Teaching and Learning (CLTL) ( is inviting proposals for a workshop on language pedagogy to be held during the...