Topic: Texas Language Center

Students dive into language, culture

Aug. 22, 2011
Students dive into language, culture

A new summer language immersion program offered students a head start at language study and a hands-on approach to learning.

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A career path less traveled

March 29, 2010
A career path less traveled

In the spring of 2000, as Russian youth flocked to Moscow's new Internet cafes, Sri Kulkarni, an exchange student from The University of Texas at Austin, also visited the recently converted storefronts to e-mail home.

Inevitably, local and foreigner would meet. When they did, "Sri was in the position to be the native expert, the resident American," said Thomas J. Garza, then a visiting professor at Moscow State Linguistics University and now an associate professor of Slavic and Eurasian studies at The University of Texas at Austin and director of the Texas Language Center.

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In the Know

March 23, 2010
In the Know

The March 23 weekly roundup of campus kudos and press mentions.

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New Center to Promote Foreign Language Study

Nov. 19, 2009

A new, first-of-its-kind language center will help develop standards and benchmarks for teaching foreign languages at The University of Texas at Austin and serve as a resource for faculty and departments.

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