Summer Academy Blog

Visiting a Guitar Factory, Dancing to the "Tuna" and Attending the Last Evening Meetup with the Mentors

July 22, 2019

Language: Spanish Location: Salamanca What the Salamanca Academy did today: This morning, students had Cultural Exploration Class which consisted of a board game workshop. After lunch, students completed their surveys about their... read more

Food and Culinary Exploration Week: Projects, Songs and Roleplays; an Art Workshop & More

July 19, 2019

Language: Spanish Location: Salamanca What the Salamanca Academy did today: In this morning’s assembly, mentors informed students about our field trip to La Alberca and made sure they had all of the information needed before we take off... read more

Food, Food and…More Food?

July 19, 2019

Language: Chinese Location: Nanluoguxiang, Drum & Bell Towers, Qianmen and Dashilan The theme of the excursions for the past couple of days has been, “Streets that allow the students to shop, eat and explore!” All of the locations mentioned... read more

Cooking and Baking

July 19, 2019

Don't forget our Call Home Time Sunday from 8:30 to 10pm French time. Language: French Location: Nantes Bonjour de Nantes! The sun is back today after some light rain yesterday. Last night were the last cultural exploration courses of the... read more

A Thank You Letter from SMC!

July 19, 2019

Hello, parents! We wanted to extend a thank you for sharing your positive, spunky, hilarious, kind, and wonderful children with us this summer. It has been an absolute pleasure to document their day-to-day lives here at MIL, and we hope that it has... read more