Student News

Fall 2014: Students Begin Korean Conversation Club

Students begin a Korean Conversation Club which is an official group on campus for anyone in the CU and Boulder community interested in Korean language and culture. The primary goal is to create a comfortable space where people can practice speaking Korean together and discuss language and culture. The meetings are structured so that anyone and everyone of all skill levels can participate and learn - there are members from every level, from just beginning to very advanced. Details about this group can be found on Facebook. The Korean Conversation Club meets every Thursday & Friday during the Fall semester from 5:00-8:00pm in HALE 260.


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.