CLA Language Center News

Coffee in the Multimedia Lab!

Jun 8, 2018 2:52 pm

June 18 - 29, 2018
10:00 - 2:00 p.m., Monday - Friday

The Jones Hall Multimedia Lab opens for summer session on June 11, 2018. During the second and third weeks of the session (June 18 - 28), the Language Center will provide free coffee for lab patrons! Read More

TandemPlus Summer Registration is Here!

Jun 4, 2018 6:32 pm

Registration for the summer session of TandemPlus is here! Beginning with the main summer session, on Monday, June 11, 2018, students can sign-up or update their profiles at tandem.umn.edu and begin their search for a language and conversation partner for the warm months. The Tandem...Read More

Join LATIS for the “Fridays with R” Summer Series

Jun 4, 2018 8:04 pm

This workshop series will teach you how to get started using R to clean, manipulate, summarize, and visualize data as well as how to use R reproducibly with R Markdown and github. Each week will feature a workshop from 10:00 - 12:00 p.m. and an optional "Bring Your Own Data" consultation session in the afternoon. Learn more about...Read More

Welcome to the Language Center

The Language Center supports the teaching and learning of languages with technology.

Facilities include four computer classrooms, a multimedia lab for students, video conferencing equipment to connect to language courses via the BTAA CourseShare program as well as checkout equipment and a DVD library.


The Language Center instructional team provides assistance to language instructors developing courses.

The TandemPlus program finds conversation partners for language students.

The Language Testing Program provides language proficiency assessment.