The Catholic University of America



 Welcome to CUA's Summer Global Village Program

The Department of Modern Languages and Literatures at the Catholic University of America has a fascinating language and culture curriculum for you: the Summer Global Village. Experienced instructors provide a dynamic learning environment to help you acquire a new language or continue studying a language. You will learn in small groups in an immersion setting that includes cultural activities on and off campus.

The Summer Global Village program offers three, five, and six week sessions during summer 2015.

  • Weekly conversation and tutorial groups with personalized attention to your learner needs
  • Authentic cooking classes in the target language
  • Movie screenings on and off campus
  • Guest speakers from DC Embassies, cultural institutions, and international companies in DC
  • Discussions on global topics and education abroad
  • Excursions to embassies, cultural centers and festivals, museum tours
  • Deeply discounted housing on campus in the Global Village residence hall
  • Shared housing, meals and activities with other language learners
  • Campus activities, including international karaoke night, soccer and Frisbee tournaments
  • Top-notch faculty

CUA’s Summer Global Village program is ideal for people preparing to work or study abroad; undergraduate, graduate, professional students; advanced high school students who want to gain college credits; educators; business persons; and adults interested in language study for academic purposes, career and personal enrichment.


***Registration for Summer Global Village begins March 16, 2015***


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