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The Language Resource Center at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte is an active learning,  technology-enhanced facility focused on foreign language and ESL learning and teaching. The Center and staff support the students and faculty in the Department of Languages and Culture Studies and the English Language Training Institute.

The Center is located on the fourth floor of the College of Education Building, Room 434, and is open Monday through Friday from 8:00am until 5:00 pm.  (Note:  Students may not begin online testing after 4:15pm.)

Recent News

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Grand Opening for the Language Resource Center

   August 20, 2018

Faculty, Staff, and Colleagues from across the University gathered on Wednesday, August 15 to celebrate the Grand Opening of the New Language Resource Center.  This summer, the facilty experience a complete remodelling to better meet the needs of faculty and students.  The event featured a timeline retrospective of the transformation which began in Fall 2014. The event concluded with a...

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Complete Transformation of Language Resource Center Underway

   July 16, 2018

Renovation and transformation are two commonly used words in the Department of Languages and Culture Studies.  During the summer of 2017, the Department has experienced significant renovation of physical space, with the addition of the Confucius Institute which opened in Fall 2017, along...

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How to Study a Foreign Language Workshop Series

   August 21, 2017
Every August the air is filled with excitement as a new semester begins.  The opportunity to start anew is available to everyone!  Likewise, we are bringing new resource and opportunities to all language learners at UNC Charlotte.  This...

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Multilingual Poetry Slam Highlights

   December 4, 2014
The Department of Languages and Culture Studies held its first Multilingual Poetry Slam earlier this semester to showcase both original and classic poetry.  The even was held in the Cone Center After Hours Cafe and was attended by...

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First Languages and Culture Studies Foreign Language Short Film Contest

   December 3, 2014
Look out Academy Awards - the UNC Charlotte Foreign Language Short Film Contest is preparing future award winners!  Students of Japanese Professor Chikako Mori and Spanish Professor Maria Mahaffey submitted short animated films ranging from one...

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Polyglot Press: Inaugural Issue

   December 1, 2014
Learn about the latest happenings in the Department of Languages and Culture Studies via the Fall 2014 edition of The Polyglot Press.  This biannual newsletter is edited by Spanish Lecturer Emily Kristoff and is freely available via download from...

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Mask: An Interactive Art Exhibit in the Language Resource Center

   October 29, 2014
The artistry of mask-making is shared across cultures around the globe.  Masks are created for a variety of purposes and reflect important aspects of the cultures they represent.   The exhibit, "Mask," created by UNCC Junior Jarred Hamilton...

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Language Resource Center Update Tools

   October 29, 2014
The transformation continues!  The Language Resource Center is undergoing transformation to create a more inviting, functional, and vibrant facility for students and faculty in the Department of Languages and Culture Studies as well as for all...

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Japanese & Spanish students demonstrate proficiency through animated videos

   October 22, 2014
Making learning relevant for students is an age-old challenge easily addressed when technology is thoughtfully used to publish student work.  On October 22nd, students of Japanese  Professor Chikako Mori and Spanish Professor Maria Mahaffey...

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