Summer Academy Blog

Arabic Academy Students Celebrate Ramadan

June 30, 2014

This year, Saturday, June 28 marks the beginning of the Islamic holy month of Ramadan, and the students of the Arabic Academy celebrated accordingly in language. At sundown, the students and teachers who are observing Ramadan broke their fast with Middle... read more

Pamplona in Pomona?

June 30, 2014

The noonday sun was shining brightly over the Pomona campus this past Saturday. Stillness dominated the all movement and sound. Seen coming from the south was the entire Spanish Academy student body. They were preparing to recreate the famous running of... read more

Le Bal Masqué, Baile, Oktoberfest, and More!

June 29, 2014

In the French Academy… The French Academy has spent an amazing first week in immersion. The progress that the students have made in this short period of time is simply breathtaking. Cafeteria tables that were silent the first day after our pledge... read more

Saturday Night Fever

June 29, 2014

Yesterday marked the beginning of the first weekend here at MMLA Swarthmore. The students were treated to many various activities and events throughout the day and night as well as some much deserved down time mixed in. Here is what some of our staff had... read more

A New Addition to Our Office (and Updated Hours)

June 29, 2014

Greetings from the MMLA Main Office! Now I know this blog post is nowhere near as exciting as the ones with all the activities, pictures and fun, but allow me to interject with a relatively boring interlude in order to send out some important information... read more