When Leslie Dong was 13 years old she traveled to China with her mother and siblings where they spent three years immersed in Chinese culture and learned to speak both Mandarin and Cantonese. After that time spent in China, Dong knew she wanted to do something involving the country.
While you might think a person shaking her phone or tablet from side to side is having issues with the device, she might actually be playing a game that has her mimicking a steering wheel motion as part of a language lesson.
Mark Leiderman (pen name: Lipovetsky), professor of Russian studies at the University of Colorado Boulder, has been presented an award for “Outstanding Contribution to Scholarship” by the American Association of Teachers of Slavic and East European Languages (AATSEEL).
University of Colorado Boulder Distinguished Professor W. Carl Lineberger was honored today by the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) for his extraordinary scientific achievements.
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