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Monthly Archives: November 2010


A.C.E.-SPU Thanksgiving Potluck

Last Tuesday A.C.E. and SPU Mentor Language Students hosted an Open House/International Potluck Event in Ashton Hall on the SPU campus. The event was an amazing success! A.C.E. Students brought food from all over the world – from Kim Chi…

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“International Student Enrollments Rose Modestly in 2009/10, Led by Strong Increase in Students from China”

That’s the headline for the Institute of International Education’s (IIE) annual Open Doors Report. This doesn’t come as a shock to those in the know, however, as the American higher education system has been watching this trend for at least…

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A.C.E.’s Language Mentor Program Kicks Off

By Kate Spoor, Group Programs Coordinator: The A.C.E. Language Mentor program is an essential part of how A.C.E. students connect to the SPU community. Two weeks ago, we finished matching 21 A.C.E. students with 18 SPU students! The main goals…

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Halloween Party at A.C.E. at SPU

A.C.E. closed session 10/08B with a trick and a treat! Students and teachers gathered in costumes — Emily dressed as a Wilma Flintstone, Sally as Ewarda, a transfer student from Forks, WA, and Kate as Audrey Hepburn. Tim was “backwards”…

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International Education Week

This week is International Education Week, sponsored by the U.S. Departments of State and Education.  Do your part by informing your colleagues, classmates, teachers or students, and plan an event!  International Education is a fundamental part of both education and…

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