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The Link Between Foreign Languages and U.S. National Security
June 14, 2017
Panelists will discuss foreign language learning in the U.S. education system as well as learning methods that go beyond the classroom walls, and the value of foreign language learning to U.S. national security.
Martha “Marty” Abbott, Executive Director, American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL); Executive Director, Lead with Languages
Esther Brimmer, Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer, NAFSA: Association of International Educators; Former Adjunct Senior Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations
Michael Nugent, Director, Defense Language and National Security Education Office, U.S. Department of Defense
Please note that CFR will also livestream this meeting; you may view the discussion online at https://www.cfr.org/events. Audio and video will be posted on the CFR website.
By invitation only.