Monthly Archives: April 2010

A.C.E. Receives 2010 Norooz Grant for Summer Persian Camp

The Parsa Community Foundation has awarded Associates in Cultural Exchange a 2010 Norooz Grant. The grant will be used to offer a Persian Language Summer Camp for children ages 5 to 13 from July 26 to August 13, 2010 at…

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Confucius Institute Opens in Seattle

Yesterday marked the grand opening of the new Confucius Institute in Seattle. The Institute is dedicated to promoting Chinese language and culture across the state of Washington, and has been realized thanks to some key partnerships with the University of…

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International Education News Round-up

‘Campus Asia’ Project Jumps First Hurdle: Universities in China, South Korea, and Japan snared a government level meeting in Tokyo last week, meeting the first of many challenges in creating a uniform exchange and transfer process. Their ultimate goal is…

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2010 Refugee ARTvocacy

Do you know a refugee or child of a refugee who is a visual artist? How about a performance group comprised of local refugees? If so, please share the ARTvocacy invitation from the International Rescue Committee (IRC) for IRC’s 2010…

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Being an International Student in Seattle

By Natsuko Nagano, A.C.E. intern and University of Washington student I lived in Seattle for 1 year, being an international student at University of Washington. Although that was my first time studying abroad, it resulted in one of my most…

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