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Now Hiring: Coordinator

Job Description: The Coordinator of Foreign Language is responsible for the day-to-day oversight of a language training portfolio including but not limited to Slavic, Germanic and North Germanic Languages within the Foreign Language Division. The Coordinator provides assistance to the Foreign Language Division Director in the implementation of language training, program policies, coordination of training … Continue reading Now Hiring: Coordinator

Now Hiring: Coordinator

Job Description: The Coordinator, Foreign Language Division is responsible for scheduling and administering all official and mock testing within the Foreign Language Division. The Coordinator also provides assistance to the Foreign Language Division Director in the implementation of language training, program policies, coordination of training schedules, student services, professional development trainings, oversight of curriculum development … Continue reading Now Hiring: Coordinator

Now Hiring: Evaluation Specialist

Evaluation Specialist: ICLS is seeking a highly-qualified individual to fill a position as Evaluation Specialist II for our contract with the Foreign Service Institute’s School of Language Studies. The Quality Management (QM) Coordinator for Testing is responsible for developing and coordinating quality assurance and control processes in the Language Testing Unit (LTU). As a testing … Continue reading Now Hiring: Evaluation Specialist

Baseball Idioms

During the presidential campaign of 2016 there was some confusion over a word or phrase that Donald Trump kept using. It was hard to discern whether he was saying the word “bigly” or the phrase “big league.” It was eventually confirmed that he was saying “big league”, but what does this term mean? Big league … Continue reading Baseball Idioms

5 Tips On Learning a New Language

Learning a new language is never easy, and some people go their whole lives only speaking one. But some people successfully learn and use multiple languages in their lifetimes. Sid Efromovich is one such polyglot who speaks seven languages. In a TED talk he gave in 2013 he shared some of his techniques.¹ 1. Make … Continue reading 5 Tips On Learning a New Language

Arabic language luncheon

Our Arabic instructors bring a wealth of cultural traditions into the classroom from around the Arabic-speaking world. And what better way to celebrate that diversity than through food! Our language luncheons give students the chance to practice their conversational skills while learning about the culinary traditions of the Middle East and North Africa.

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Foreign Language Programs

Now Hiring: Coordinator

Foreign Language Programs

Now Hiring: Coordinator

Foreign Language Programs

Now Hiring: Evaluation Specialist

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