Summer Academy Blog - Swarthmore 2014

Departure Day for the Spanish Academy

July 16, 2014

Well, departure day is finally upon us at the Spanish Academy. Students are packing and cleaning furiously, but yet still very excited about graduation, the lifting of the Language Pledge® and the final inter-academy dance celebration. On Thursday... read more

Wrapping Up MMLA 2014

July 16, 2014

Only one full day of MMLA remains! It’s hard to believe that everything is finally coming to an end. Although the days may be winding down, energy levels remain high as everyone anticipates graduation, the final dance and the ultimate lifting of the... read more

Sneak Peak: Academy French Performance!

July 14, 2014

The French Academy is in for a treat tonight! They will have a special guest, Élie Gagné, who will perform his popular Québec hits!  We were able to go inside and get a sneak peek exclusive just for you all! Enjoy! More photos to come… -... read more

Chinese Academy Students Take a Well Deserved Break

July 14, 2014

It’s sad to say, but this post will be the last Monday blog from the 2014 MMLA at Swarthmore!  During the past three weeks, Academy students have done an amazing job staying in their target language. Now, it’s time to see how their... read more

Recommitment to Language…And Pizza!

July 13, 2014

Today was a big day for all of the students at the Chinese Academy, as they had to go through some evaluative testing today. To balance the testing, RAs took their students into town for something other than cafeteria food. The most popular dish? It was... read more