Press & Media


Learn more about CALA's programs as well as what others are saying about us.  Download and share with others!

arete MTSU Honors Areté Magazine (Spring 2024)
  • "CALA turns 20: Language center thrives through interactive learning"

MTSU News (Online, June 29, 2023)

  • "MTSU's CALA boasts 20 years of teaching new languages"
 Honors Magazine Spring 2019 MTSU Honors Areté Magazine (Spring 2019)
  • "Honors hosts MTSU's first American Sign Language Course"
Honors Magazine Fall 2016 MTSU Honors Magazine (Fall 2016)
  • "Speaking a New Language:  For the 13th year, the CALA summer institute offers unique way to quickly learn and teach foreign language"
  • "Taking Yoga from India to Prison to help workhouse prisoners re-enter the workplace" (read here)
USA Today Logo USA Today (Spring 2016)
  • "Students Get Immersed in 5-Day MTSU Language Classes" (originally covered by the Daily News Journal)
Honors Magazine Fall 2015 MTSU Honors Magazine (Fall 2015)
  • "CALA Summer Language Institute:  A Brain-Based Approach to Learning Languages"
CLA Magazine MTSU College of Liberal Arts Magazine (Fall 2014)
  • "CALA:  Leading Language Learning"
Honors Fall 2014 MTSU Honors Magazine (Fall 2014)
  • "CALA Leads in Language Learning"
Honors Fall 2013 MTSU Honors Magazine (Fall 2013)
  • "Over 100 Participants Learn New Languages by Telling Stories"
Honors Spring 2013 MTSU Honors Magazine (Spring 2013)
  • "CALA Benefits Teachers, Fulbright Scholar"
Excellence (Fall 2007) MTSU Focus on Excellence Magazine (Fall 2007)
  • "Revolutionizing Teaching"
Parent Fall 2007 Rutherford Parent Magazine (Fall 2007)
  • "¿Usted habla español?" (Education Page)



Take a look at what makes our classes different from the rest.  These videos highlights the methods and passion of instruction that will give you a uniquely fun and effective language learning experience!

Honors Magazine Fall 2015 Our Classes
  • General Introduction and testimonials with footage from prior classes at our Summer Language Institute
Honors Magazine Fall 2015 Our Methods
  • Demonstrations and commentaries of Total Physical Response (TPR) and Teaching Proficiency through Reading and Storytelling (TPRS)

For even more videos, check out our channel on YouTube . . .


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