Placement tests for English, Mandarin, Portuguese and Spanish are now available by appointment. (Click title for details)
The Strategic Language Institute now has its own LinkedIn page. This will be another forum for sharing updates, events, and interesting language-related articles. (Click title for details and link)
The 10th Annual Florida International Chinese Speech and Skit Contest was held at FIU’s Main Campus on April 2nd, 2017. Strategic Language Institute student Christopher Delli Carpini won the Level 3 Speech Contest. (Click title for details and picture)
Tuesday, March 14th at 6:30 PM FIU Downtown on Brickell, Suite 203 1101 Brickell Avenue, Miami, Florida 33131 Visit the Strategic Language Institute at Florida International University's Downtown on Brickell Campus; meet our staff, view our teaching facilities, and learn about our programs and course offerings.
Strategic Language Institute offers complimentary Portuguese conversation hour, called "Bate Papo," for all SLI Portuguese students. Saturdays at 12:00 noon in Room 230 (Brickell North Tower).
SLI is happy to announce new classes starting in January: ARABIC 1 * ENGLISH 1 * MANDARIN 1 & 3 * PORTUGUESE 1 & 2 * RUSSIAN 1 * SPANISH 1 & 2 …Click title for more details.
During the last day of Prof. Zhang Xia's Mandarin II class, she led a traditional Chinese cooking demonstration, and all the students and guests got to help prepare Chinese dumplings and Sichuan "hot pot." (Click on title to view pictures)
Friday, December 16, starting at 6:00 pm, SLI will be administering placement tests for ENGLISH, MANDARIN, PORTUGUESE, and SPANISH. RSVP required: please e-mail email@example.com, including your name, phone number, and desired language.
Friday, November 18, The Green Library at the Modesto Maidique Campus hosted the 2nd Annual FIU Language Day. The Strategic Language Institute participated in the event, and Professor Zhang Xia lead a free outdoor Tai Chi class for students who were in attendance. (Click on title to view pictures)