Expanding Duke's language options

Cultures and Languages Across the Curriculum (CLAC)

Partnership for Less Commonly Taught Languages (LCTLs)

Extend your language fluency with a class on global issues taught in your target language.

Learn Haitian Creole, K’iche’ Maya, Swahili or Turkish through this three-university program.

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A Practical Way to Learn a Language, and a New Perspective

No matter what you’re studying, there’s no escaping the role of language. It’s just how humans communicate. Yet, there is a generation of students whose experience with language classes consists almost entirely of conversations about a single subject: travel. “Language used to be taught in a contextual vacuum,” explained Deb Reisinger, an associate professor of …

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CLAC in the Washington Post

Professor Deb Reisinger, director of the CLAC program, was quoted in a Washington Post article about teaching classes in other languages. Read the article at the Washington Post website.

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