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Indiana Strikes Again: Why Removing World Language Requirements From Hoosier High School Diplomas Could Be Detrimental

Allison Underhill | Posted 06.15.2016 | College
Allison Underhill

For the many students who sit in Spanish, French, or German class every day and resent having to memorize vocabulary words and learn new grammar rules, the change initially seems like a positive one.

Languages Are Mostly Made Of Happy Words

The Atlantic | Julie Beck | Posted 02.12.2015 | World

In the time of Twitter and Internet comments, it’s not hard to find language being used for evil. People take the remarkable human capacity for comm...

Species Not The Only Things Facing Extinction

| Emily Underwood | Posted 09.05.2014 | Science

A different tongue dies approximately every 2 weeks.

The Longest Word In Every Language

Posted 08.06.2013 | Comedy

Other world languages put English to shame with their long words. "Antidisestablishmentarianism" looks like child's play in comparison to the longest ...

Researchers: World's Languages Dying Out

Associated Press | RANDOLPH E. SCHMID | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

When every known speaker of the language Amurdag gets together, there's still no one to talk to. Native Australian Charlie Mungulda is the only person...