Language Institute

Web 
http://languages.wisc.edu/

Email
Director (Rob Howell) -- rbhowell@wisc.edu

Phone (608) 262-1473 -- Language Institute

Fax (608) 262-8436 (please note 'Language Institute' on cover sheet)

Hours Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Address
1322 Van Hise Hall
1220 Linden Drive
Madison, WI 53706

The Language Institute is a hub on the UW-Madison campus for education, research, advising and outreach related to the study of human languages.
 
The Language Institute:
  • Provides pedagogical training and professional development for UW-Madison instructors of languages, literatures and cultures 
  • Carries out research in areas such as student learning outcomes in language programs and the long-term impact of study abroad
  • Serves as the administrative home to two interdisciplinary academic programs: the Doctoral Program in Second Language Acquisition and the undergraduate Russian Flagship Program
  • Hosts a portal for undergraduate students and advisors on languages at UW-Madison
  • Offers pre-major and career advising for undergraduate students interested in language studies
  • Spearheads outreach progarms that help to connect Wisconsin K-12 students and teachers with UW-Madison expertise in languages, literatures and cultures 
  • Leads collaborative, grant-funded initiatives in areas such as program and curriculum development

The Language Institute is an initiative of the College of Letters and Science, with substantial support from the Division of International Studies.




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