Summer Academy Blog

Tea Time & Lake Days with the Arabic Academy

July 15, 2019

Language: Arabic Location: Saint Michael’s College What the Arabic Academy did today: It’s officially the start of our last week here at SMC. Arabic students had a jam-packed weekend of field trips to Branbury State Park and a Moroccan Tea House.... read more

Keeping up with Classes: Week 4 at the Chinese Academy

July 15, 2019

Language: Chinese Location: Saint Michael’s College What the Chinese Academy did today: We’re closing in on our final week of the Chinese Academy here at St. Michael’s College! This weekend, the kids went to Albany to eat authentic Chinese food,... read more

Street Art Scavenger Hunt, Bike Riding, Latino Dancing & More!

July 15, 2019

Language: Spanish Location: Salamanca What the Salamanca Academy did today: One of this morning's Cultural Exploration Classes consisted of riding around the city center on Salamanca's famous "trenecito", while the other walked down near the Tormes... read more

L’histoire et la fête

July 15, 2019

Don't forget our Call Home Time this Wednesday from 8:30 to 10pm local time. Language: French Location: Nantes Another weekend flew by and we’ve had do much fun! Saturday morning we headed downtown to visit the Machines of the Isle of Nantes.... read more

Conquered the Great Wall of China

July 15, 2019

Language: Chinese Location: Beijing What the Beijing Academy did this weekend: Over the weekend, the students conquered the Great Wall of China. They walked three miles on a non-renovated, authentic part of the wall. After the wall, the... read more