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Weekly Highlights: September 21-27

“The sum of human wisdom is not contained in any one language.” -Ezra Pound, 1885-1972

Capture: We posted so many great photos this week! Make sure to head to our Facebook page and check them out.

Read: If you missed them, we posted two very interesting articles this week. (Plenty of spectacular photos included!)
1. Spiders, Hippos, and Sharks… Oh My!
2. The best cities for those who love arts and culture (like us!)

 

#TBT: In celebration of Vistas 5th Edition, we threw it back to Vistas 1st Edition! Check out our #tbt on our Instagram page.

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Spiders, Hippos, and Sharks… Oh My!

You’re walking down the street in Taiwan and, BAM, hippos. There are some pretty neat statues and sculptures on this planet! Check out these photos of interesting, and sometimes gravity-defying, public art around the world– some may be very close to home! Have you seen any on this list?

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Weekly Highlights September 14-20, 2014

“A different language is a different vision of life.” ‒ Federico Fellini

Here we are in mid-September with Fall upon as and the school year in full swing!
Here’s what we’ve been up to lately:

Vocab lesson: 
German:
-glühbirne (Eng. “Glow pear”): Lightbulb 
-elefantenrennen (Eng. “Elephant racing”): when one truck attepts to pass another by blocking the other lanes and maintaining speed

Italian:
tempestare (Eng. “to blizzard someone”): to ask someone a lot of questions

Celebrate! September 18th was Chilean Independence Day

Boston snaps: We love our city! Take a peak at our Instagram for pictures of Boston

Read:
-Reduce, reuse, recycle
-What happens in your brain when you learn a language? Find out here.

Mark your calendars: Here’s a list of the September conferences that we hope to see YOU at!