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    The restoration of Thai musical instruments by UCLA's ethnomusicology department has built a strong bond between the department and the Thai community in Los Angeles and Thailand.

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    A recent NHLRC summer workshop trained teachers how to teach language classes that combine foreign language learners with heritage speakers; the latter grow up exposed to a language at home while being educated in English.


The restoration of Thai musical instruments by UCLA's ethnomusicology department has built a strong bond...

Clarissa Rodriguez perfected her Russian and made many friends during a year of study in...

Four teachers share their experience of a Latin American Institute professional development workshop on migration...

A recent NHLRC summer workshop trained teachers how to teach language classes that combine foreign...

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