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Bringing ‘Reduce, Reuse, Recycle’ to New Heights

You know the saying “one man’s trash is another man’s treasure?” Well, the residents of Cateura, Paraguay have interpreted that phrase quite literally: they’ve taken to building musical instruments out of trash! It is truly amazing what people can create if they set their minds to it. Become inspired and watch the video!

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Yuor Biarn Is Sarmtr Tahn You Tihnk

You’ve probably seen something similar to the garbled words above, but have you had the chance to dive deeper to figure out exactly why you can understand that jibberish? Here’s a hint: context. Your teachers probably emphasize context all the time to decipher meaning when learning a new language; it turns out you may have been practicing more than you thought! Learn more>

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September 2014 Conferences

Vista Higher Learning participates in many conferences in the fall. Here is a list of the ones we’re attending in September.  We hope to see you there!

September 20 | Lexington, KY
Kentucky World Language Association 2014

September 21 | Binghamton, NY
Binghamton State University Conference on FLT

September 25 | Williamsburg, VA
Foreign Language Association of Virgina 2014

September 26 | Mesa, VA
Arizona Language Association 2014, Mesa Community College

September 27 | Grand Island, NE
Nebraska International Languages Association  2014