News & Updates

  • “When Will We Get It?” Statement on George Floyd’s Death, Protests, and Police Brutality

    The following message is from Patrick J. Sims, the Deputy Vice Chancellor for Diversity & Inclusion and Chief Diversity Officer at the University of Wisconsin – Madison.   Badger Family, As I sat at my computer …

  • Supplemental CESSI FLAS Fellowship Competition

    The Center for Russia, East Europe and Central Asia (CREECA) has opened a second FLAS competition for students who will be studying a Central Eurasian language at CESSI 2020.  Applications are due by 11:59 p.m. …

  • WISLI FAQ Sheet

    In light of the new COVID-19 era and the move to virtual instruction for all intensive language institutes in the summer of 2020, WISLI has created a FAQ sheet and some additional resources: As announced …

  • Mailing Update

    The building that houses the CREECA Office, and therefore CESSI, is closed due to COVID-19. All mail has been rerouted, and takes a lot longer to be received by personnel / CESSI staff. Please keep …

  • CESSI 2020 is Going Virtual!

    WISLI to offer virtual language instruction in summer 2020 The Wisconsin Intensive Summer Language Institutes (WISLI) will offer virtual language instruction in summer 2020. The announcement comes as the University of Wisconsin–Madison made the decision …

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