4 Things I Learned About Speaking Arabic in Jordan

4 Things I Learned About Speaking Arabic in Jordan

By Emily Bernet, Program Assistant Like many of the students at Washington Academy of Languages, I wanted to learn Arabic so that I could communicate with family members. Life regularly gets in the way of this pursuit, but I am…

Evening English Classes

Evening English Classes

Starting in July, we will be offering an evening English course. Each quarter we will cover a different topic. This is great if you are looking to brush up on your skills while you are working full time. Classes will…

Students and teacher in an English class in a coffee shop

Your ticket to world travel

City University of Seattle is offering a unique, fast-track opportunity for students who would like to earn their graduate TESOL certificate and transition to teaching abroad.

TESOL:  One teacher’s reflection on why he chose this career path

TESOL: One teacher’s reflection on why he chose this career path

by Cary Bertoncini, TESOL Graduate There are many reasons behind why students choose to earn a Certificate in TESOL at City University of Seattle.  This quarter, we would like to feature Cary Bertoncini, who has recently earned his certificate in…

WAL Lunch Bites, Macaroni & Cheese, and Basketball:  The Perfect Recipe for a New Friendship!

WAL Lunch Bites, Macaroni & Cheese, and Basketball: The Perfect Recipe for a New Friendship!

by Debbie Chan, WAL Student Services & Activities Coordinator One day in January 2017, I was helping Washington Academy of Languages (WAL) host a Lunch Bites party in the CityU Library for our English language students and other CityU friends….

Top 5 Ways to Use Languages in Everyday Life

Top 5 Ways to Use Languages in Everyday Life

by Adam McGarity, Program Manager As world language students, we probably agree: studying language is important. But to learn a language well, you have to do more than just attend class. The fact is, you need to use the language every…