Summer Academy Blog

Mont Saint Michel

July 22, 2019

Don't forget our Call Home Time Wednesday from 8:30 to 10pm French time. Language: French Location: Nantes Bonjour de Nantes! Another heat wave has hit Nantes today and we are using it as an opportunity to organize water fights on campus.... read more

Day Trip, Mahjong, and the Beginning of the End

July 22, 2019

Language: Chinese Location: Beijing The newly instituted evening cell phone check-in policy has improved general group dynamic and student program experience already. Students are engaging with each other more. This past weekend was yet again... read more

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

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

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