International Connections Luncheon: Elizabeth Veatch

Date and Time: Wednesday, September 10, 2008, 12:30-1:30p.m.
Location: Interactive Learning Center, Room 315

Elizabeth Veatch, Director of the Critical Language Scholarship Program, will speak about the program, which is funded by the U.S. Department of State and administered by the Council of American Overseas Research Centers.

This program offers intensive overseas studies programs for U.S. undergraduate and graduate students to study critical need foreign languages - Arabic, Azeri, Bengla/Bengali, Chinese, Hindi, Korean, Persian, Punjabi, Russian, Turkish and Urdu. It is part of the National Security Language Initiative (NSLI), a U.S. government interagency effort to expand the number of Americans studying and mastering critical need foreign languages.

Light refreshments will be provided or feel free to bring your own lunch. The event is sponsored by the Albertsons Library and Boise State University International Programs. For more information, call 426-3652.

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