Language Commons

Spaces and Resources for Language Learning

Language Commons Events and Reservations Calendar

Fall Hours

8:30am-9pm Mon-Thurs 
8:30am-6pm Fri 
Closed weekends 

To request Language Commons space for an activity, please click the button below.

Request to use the Language Commons

Individuals and small groups are welcome to use the Commons unless marked CLOSED in a calendar reservation.

The LC welcomes activities related to language and culture study. Requests are confirmed within 24 hours. Requests made between Friday 5pm and Monday 8am will be processed Monday.

Calendar Key

blue = LC-sponsored event

red = Space reservation

Upcoming Events

CLOSED: Winter Break

Friday, December 13, 2019 - 8:00am to Monday, January 13, 2020 - 8:00am

The Language Commons and Lab are closed for winter break. J-term instructors wishing to utilize these spaces should kindly contact for more information. See you in January!

Language Commons Resources at a Glance


 ​Take a Virtual Tour of the LC

  • a language-focused environment for active learning 
  • space and resources to support class sessions and activities
  • moveable, flexible furniture to foster collaboration and communication
  • ePortfolio Peer Consultant hours
  • instructional design support 
  • ibtiKart instructional resource cart supporting interactive class activities, games, discussions, and prototyping
  • multilingual lending library and international games collection
  • Immersive learning technologies (Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality)
  • screen-sharing and presentation capabilities
  • Mac and PC workstations
  • international TV & music access