Summer Academy Blog

Weather in the North of Spain

May 29, 2014

  ¡Buenos días! As you can see, the average temperatures in June and July are not very high. 17º in June and 19º in July. This is why this is such a popular destination for “madrileños”, those who escape from the 30º temperatures of Madrid... read more

MMLA Comillas - Welcome/Bienvenidos

May 28, 2014

Hello to all (¡Hola a todos!) This is my first post as Director of the Comillas MMLA.   Esta es mi primera publicación como directora de la MMLA Comillas. My name is Kim Griffin and I would like to extend a warm welcome to students and... read more

Preparing for My Trip to Comillas, Spain

May 13, 2014

I spent today beginning to prepare for my trip to Comillas, Spain. It is hard to believe that I’m leaving once again in less than a month, as it feels like just yesterday that I came home from MMLA Pomona. I’m doubly excited for the trip to Spain as it... read more

What I’m looking Forward to This Summer

May 8, 2014

Summer… a time where I get to lay out in the sun, not do any homework (at least for a little while), and hang out with my friends. My friends think I’m insane for going to camp… A time where I have to use my brain for another four weeks? And go to... read more

MMLA Will Fast-Track You To Achieving Your Goals

May 6, 2014

When I signed up for MMLA I had no idea how I was going to use Chinese in my future, or even if I was going to continue it into university. I only knew that I had the eventual objective of fluency and that I wanted to improve as much as I could. Aside... read more