Category Archives: Events

  • World Language Day 2017

    Posted on May 11, 2017 by Blog Admin in Blog, Events.

    On Saturday, April 22, the Howard County Public School System held its World Language Day. The event included a variety of international displays, performances, and tasty treats to get students excited about foreign cultures and languages. We at the Museum loved having the opportunity to attend and help promote the love of language from an […]

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  • This June, Explore the Rosetta Stone’s Mysteries

    Posted on April 3, 2017 by Blog Admin in Blog, Events.

    “The Mysterious Rosetta Stone: Cracking The Code to Problem-Solving” by Joel A. Freeman, Ph.D. Saturday June 10, 2017 from 2:00 to 4:00 PM   Join us at the City of College Park – City Hall, 4500 Knox Rd, College Park, MD 20740 Free parking is available. NML staff at the door will provide parking passes. […]

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  • Going Global: Interview with Deborah Crimes

    Posted on January 26, 2017 by Blog Admin in Blog, Events.

    The first presenter for this year’s Amelia Murdoch Speaker Series is Deborah Crimes, founder of the international education organization Lessons From Abroad. Deborah will be speaking on February 11, 2017  from 2:00 – 4:00 pm  at the City of College Park – City Hall, 4500 Knox Rd, College Park, MD 20740. (For more information and to register, […]

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  • This February, grow your mind to go global

    Posted on January 23, 2017 by Blog Admin in Blog, Events.

    2017 Speaker Events Grow Your Mind to Go Global Deborah Crimes Join us February 11, 2017  from 2:00 – 4:00 pm  at the City of College Park – City Hall, 4500 Knox Rd, College Park, MD 20740 Free parking is available. NML staff at the door will provide parking passes. Click here for directions. Deborah Crimes […]

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  • 2016 Holiday Party and Speaker Event

    Posted on October 25, 2016 by Blog Admin in Blog, Events.

    Join us December 10, 2016, from 2:00 – 4:00 pm  at the City of College Park – City Hall, 4500 Knox Rd, College Park, MD 20740 Free parking is available. NML staff at the door will provide parking passes. Presidential Foreign Language Trivia by Greg Nedved Author Gregory J. Nedved acknowledges the presence of books on […]

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  • International Network of Language Museums Makes its Debut

    Posted on August 19, 2016 by Blog Admin in Blog, Events.

    July 3 – Milan, Italy The International Network of Language Museums has been formally established and a Board of Trustees elected for 2016-2018. Ottar Grepstad of the Ivar Aasen Centre (Norway), Elaine Gold of the Canadian Language Museum, and Mark Oremland of Mundolingua (France) were elected to serve. Dr. Jill Robbins represented the National Museum of Language via Skype […]

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  • Announced: Inaugural Meeting of the International Network of Language Museums

    Posted on April 11, 2016 by Blog Admin in Blog, Events.

    July 3, 2016 will mark the inaugural meeting of the International Network of Language Museums. This collaboration between 11 museums spans 10 countries and 3 continents, and we at the National Museum of Language are pleased to participate as a member organization. This year’s event is hosted by the Centre for Norwegian Language and Literature of the Ivar […]

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  • Announcing Next Speaker Series Event: The Dakota Prisoner of War Letters

    Posted on October 30, 2015 by Blog Admin in Blog, Events.

    Translating Historic Documents Originally Written in a Native American Language: The Dakota Prisoner of War Letters Saturday, December 12, 3-5 pm. Free parking is available. Admission is free. Parking passes available onsite. Directions: City of College Park  City Hall Council Chambers  4500 Knox Rd, College Park, MD 20740 The Dakota Prisoner of War Letters—Dakota Kaskapi Okicize Wowapi (Minnesota Historical […]

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  • Don Quixote, Bullfights, and Spanish Treats: the Spring 2015 Internship Program

    Posted on June 3, 2015 by Maria Khodorkovsky in Blog, Events.

    The February-May 2015 Internship Program has just wrapped up. Below are a few highlights from the program. School System: Prince George’s County, Maryland (Career Academy Program) School: Parkdale High School (Global Studies Intern Program in the World Language Department) Intern: Demi Pedley (graduating senior, Spanish studies)   Generally, the Career Academy asks high school departments to […]

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  • Contemporary Mongolia’s Utilization of Language and Script for Political Purposes

    Posted on May 12, 2015 by Maria Khodorkovsky in Blog, Events.

    Thank you to Dr. Campi and everyone who joined us for the discussion “Contemporary Mongolia’s Utilization of Language and Script for Political Purposes” this past Saturday! To view slides from the presentation, simply click on an image.

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