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Spring 2014: Four CU Students Win CLS Grants To Study Critically Needed Languages - Two Are ALC Students Going To China!

7 of the 13 languages deemed critically important by the Department of State are taught in the Department of Asian Languages and Civilizations... Read the Full Story Here.


Fall 2013: Hindi Students Begin Bollywood Club! 

Bollywood club meets every Thursday in HUMN 145 from 6pm-9pm. We aim to promote Indian language (Hindi) and culture through Bollywood movies. If you like unexplained dance scenes or gravity defying action, then you should totally join! (Note: Bollywood does not encompass all of Indian cinema and Hindi is only one of hundreds of languages in India.) For more information, email us at or

Here’s a tentative list of movies we will be showing this semester: Swades, Lakshyam, Rang De Basanti, Zindagi na milegi dobara, and Jodha Akbar.