Summer Academy Blog - GMC 2016

Singing, Chalk Art and Volleyball

Arabic Academy practicing for the upcoming World Expo Night!
July 17, 2016

Arabic students have been making the most of their activity period and free time lately by exploring activities such as chalk drawing, friendship bracelet making, henna tattoos and volleyball.

Spanish Students Visit Middlebury College!

Spanish students pose for a photo at Middlebury College
July 16, 2016

Today, students from the Spanish Academy took a trip north to visit the campus of Middlebury College! We enjoyed a Flamenco performance and toured the beautiful Middlebury campus. An afternoon thunderstorm sent students to the Field House for some... read more

Students Continue to Explore the Arabic Language and Culture

Arabic student in class
July 15, 2016

Arabic students continue to respect The Language Pledge® and explore Arabic culture in their classes and cultural exploration time. Today during cultural exploration a group of students analyzed Arab hospitality customs and used what they... read more

Salsa Lessons in Spanish!

Spanish students dancing
July 14, 2016

The Spanish Academy welcomed the musical group, Alex Torres and His Latin Orchestra, for a night filled with beautiful live music and dancing. Alex and his band members showcased and explained the music, instruments and rhythms associated with... read more

German Academy Christmas Celebration and Field Trip Adventures!

July 13, 2016

In the third week of the program, our students have adjusted to Middlebury Interactive Languages Summer Academy life, and the German Academy has become a tight-knit community. It is amazing to see and hear the progress of the students’ language skills.... read more