The 2023 Shared LCTL Symposium will be held in conjunction with the National Council of Less Commonly Taught Languages (NCOLCTL) Annual Conference in Chicago on April 20, 2023!


Crowne Plaza Hotel Chicago-Northbrook

2875 North Milwaukee Ave

Northbrook, IL, 60062

All attendees must register for the NCOLCTL conference. All attendees will be able to apply for reimbursement of their registration cost after attending SLCTLS. 

Instructor-to-Instructor Strategic Sharing and Collaboration

LCTL instructors, especially of the least commonly taught languages, may be single instructors on their campuses. Come hear about and discuss various ways instructors can share both instructional and personnel resources across institutions, featuring panelists from a wide range of languages and positions.


April 20th

  • 1:30-2:30 Meet & Greet with refreshments
  • 2:30-2:45 Welcome and Introductions 
  • 2:45-5:00 Presentations/Discussion on Sharing LCTL Resources
  • 5:00-5:30 LCTL Instructor Needs – Discussion and Feedback


  • Hee Chung Chun (Rutgers University), Korean
  • Hong Dinh (University of Wisconsin – Madison), Vietnamese
  • Pui Shan Fiona Hui (New York University), Cantonese
  • Banu Ozer Griffin (Cornell University), Turkish
  • Oya Topçuoğlu Judd (Northwestern University), Turkish
  • Ji-Young Jung (Columbia University), Korean
  • Liana Kosasih (National University of Singapore), Indonesian
  • Chan Lwin (Arizona State University), Burmese
  • Raymond Pai (University of British Columbia), Cantonese
  • Adi Raz (University of Michigan), Hebrew
  • An Sakach (Arizona State University), Vietnamese
  • Renana Schneller (University of Minnesota), Hebrew
  • Sakti Suryani (University of Wisconsin – Madison), Indonesian
  • Maw Maw Tun (Northern Illinois University), Burmese
  • Elisabeth Arti Wulandari (Clarkson College), Indonesian

More detailed information will be forthcoming!