Brown University
Development Studies


The Student Language Exchange

SLE facilitates peer-to-peer language programs on several college campuses and has an online presence to promote language learning throughout the nation. We are looking for students passionate about foreign language and culture that are interested in writing for the SLE Examiner, a blog all about language. Learn more!


Fall 2017 Pre-approved courses

List has been updated!
Students may take other courses, with the permission of the DS Program Director.
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Save the Date! Capstone Presentations

DS students present their capstone and thesis research
April 25 and 27, 3:30-7:30
Joukowsky Forum

Spring ‘17 concentration advisor office hours

Professor Chorev's spring ‘17 office hours
Wednesdays 9:00-10:00a
Watson Institute ofc 342
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The DS DUG is an organization led by undergraduate DS concentrators serving the dual purpose of organizing DS-related campus-wide events and advocating for increased university resources to continue the expansion of the DS program.

Get involved. Join the DS DUG today!