Summer Academy Blog

Important Information for Beijing Academy 2014

July 2, 2014

In case family members missed it previously, we are including important information on the Beijing Academy below. Please keep this for your records and reach out with any questions or concerns! BEIJING ACADEMY PROGRAM ADDRESS MMLA Program... read more

French Academy Experiences Polynesian Dance

July 2, 2014

French Academy students were greeted in traditional Polynesian fashion as they entered the pavilion for their evening showcase of Polynesian dancing. The dances that were performed are traditionally from French-speaking areas of the Pacific. Aside from... read more

Dancing Up Storms ñ More!

July 2, 2014

During activity time, some of our Spanish students took up the art of bordadosembroidery. Embroidery is a huge part of the art and craft culture in many Latin American countries, especially in the household. August, who told us about his interest in... read more

Sound of Music: Chinese Academy Uses Tunes to Learn

July 2, 2014

Whether you’ve studied Mandarin for ten years, or have never heard Chinese in your life, music is a medium that seems to bring everyone together. After a long day inside and outside of the classroom, there is no better way to bring the day to a close than... read more

French Academy Updates!

July 2, 2014

We noticed (as have you!) that the French Academy deserved some TLC on our blog. And here it comes in photographic form! Over the past week, RAs have led students in everything from relaxed activities, such as writing, to crazy dorm-decorating contests... read more

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