The SCI in the Press


The SCI has been featured in various news publications over the years:


Faculty reflect on teaching Asian languages amid growing demands. (Yale Daily News – May 2024)

Muñoz, Avian, et al. “Connecting and Finding Community through Our Khmer Heritage”. Cornell Southeast Asia Program Bulletin, Spring 2024, (pp. 14-17). Cornell University. Download pdf


Koscher, Ella. “Long Distance Language.” The Eye Magazine, Volume XXV, Issue 9, November 29, 2018,

Shared Course Initiative, renewed this year, bridges campuses, continents. YaleNews, November 14, 2018.


American Council of Trustees and Alumni, “The Shared Course Initiative: Bringing Foreign Language Instruction to Scale” (pp. 13-17) in Bold Leadership, Real Reform 2.0. Retrieved from

Commission on Language Learning, American Academy of Arts & Sciences, “America’s Languages: Investing in Language Education for the 21st Century.” Retrieved from, (p. 17).


Uncommon languages offered: Wolof, anyone? (Cornell Chronicle – December 2014)

Teaching and learning online, unconventionally (Yale Daily News – October 2014)

The Shared Course Initiative: A model for instructional collaboration across institutions (The FLTMAG, March 2014)


Endangered Speeches (Columbia Blue and White Literary Magazine – December 2013)

Yoruba spoken here: Ivies share access to rare language courses (Columbia Magazine – Spring 2013). Download pdf

Video, Web Conferencing Combine to Power the Shared Course Initiative (Yale Information Technology Services – January 2013). Download pdf


From Boardroom to Classroom (Inside Higher Ed – December 2012)

Three Ivies team up for long-distance teaching of rare languages (Yale News – December 2012). Download pdf

Connecting Classrooms (Columbia Spectator – November 2012). Download pdf

Language classes expand remotely (Yale Daily News – September 2012)