Summer Academy Blog

Beating the Heat: In Language Videos and Pool Time!

June 30, 2014

It has been hot, hot, hot over the past few days! Thankfully, the Arabic Academy knows how to keep it cool. Sunday dawned hot and dry. After taking a short trip into town, students started some water balloon wars to cool themselves down.... read more

Celebrating a Successful First Week in Language

June 30, 2014

Today started with a voyage en ville with my living group. The town was full of different languages and different colored pochettes. After exhausting all of Poultney’s local businesses, as well as Shaw’s and Dunkin’ Donuts bien ... 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

S’mores Soirée

June 29, 2014

A Saturday evening falls upon the French Academy, which calls for fun, laughter and s’mores. With a relaxed language pledge instituted for the night, the students enjoyed each other’s company while eating some marshmallows and chocolate and throwing a... read more