We know that the world is a dangerous place and that human beings are capable of horrific acts. After the most destructive war in world history and the coordinated decimation of 6 million European Jews, humanity said “never again.” But it did happen again—in Cambodia, in Rwanda, in Bosnia, and in Sudan. In fact, it was happening for centuries […]
Each year, WVC celebrates Persian New Year with traditional music, dancing, food, tea and a haft-seen (a collection of seven items that symbolize hope for the new year: sprout or grass, dried sweet fruit, sweet pudding, apples, garlic, vinegar and sumac, a Persian spice made from crushed sour red berries0. It’s a celebration of spring […]
On Saturday 3 March, Drs. Tim Kelly and Dulce María Gray represented Study Abroad Program at the 2018 WVC Fourth Open House for High School Juniors and Seniors. This annual event draws hundreds of students and their parents to the beautiful WVC campus. They come from around Silicon Valley and all of the South Bay. Attendees […]
“Travel challenges truths we were raised thinking were self-evident and God-given. And when we travel thoughtfully, we come home with the greatest souvenir — a global perspective.” Rick Steves, American world traveler, philanthropist, and author Every year, high school counselors from all over the South Bay gather with counselors at WVC for a conference. They […]
“EF Tour’s International Training Tour in Barcelona was an invaluable resource for understanding my role as an educator on a study abroad trip. The entire weekend I was surrounded by caring, knowledgeable people who genuinely believe in the transformative power of travel for students.” Nils Michals, MFA, WVC English Department WVC Study Abroad Program has scheduled four study […]
Would You Like to Study Abroad? Join us for a special informational session with Dr. Dulce María Gray, Director of WVC Study Abroad Program Thursday 8 February 2018 12:30 to 1:00 PM in the EOPS office meeting room Attendees will receive a $10 meal card after the session Topics: Make your dream of studying abroad […]
There is more information in the website for the conference.