The College of Liberal Arts at the University of Minnesota is a premier national research and creative community for undergraduate students in the social sciences, arts, and humanities.
The Office of Undergraduate Programs supports innovative curriculum and course initiatives, instructional awards, collegiate scholarships and research experiences, and comprehensive student services.
The Second Language Acquisition Working Group was charged in 2012 to propose an umbrella mission statement for undergraduates' second language acquisition, to propose clear expectations for second language proficiency, to determine optimal infrastructure to achieve these expectations, and to identify training/curricular opportunities to enhance second language acquisition. The 2013 report is below.
Second Language Acquisition Working Group Report.pdf
Click here for CLA undergraduate engagement opportunities for faculty.September 22nd, 2013
March 26th, 2013
Read about CLA student Erin Diamond's research experience working with Dr. Yang Zhang and Dr. Benjamin Munson in the the Department of Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences. Click here to read the full UM News feature of one of our shining brain researchers.