Albania: The Universities are Back in Session!

The Tirana University of Foreign Languages

The Tirana University of Foreign Languages

Today was the first day of classes for most of the students, many of whom are away from home for the first time.  This morning we gave out invitations to students to come to American Night and tried to get to know some of the first year students.   

 

Giving students invitations to American Night

Giving students invitations to American Night

Then we met students for coffees throughout the day and had wonderful conversations with them.

Meeting old friends and making new ones

Meeting old friends and making new ones

Meanwhile,  Pam had the opportunity to speak to a group of high school teachers. 

 

The high school where Psm made her presentation

The high school where Psm made her presentation

Thursday evening was American Night with students coming to the Center to rotate through activities surrounding 5 Holidays that we celebrate in America.

 

Easter

Easter

Valentines Day

Valentines Day

Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving

The evening ended with an opportunity for the students to take pictures of each other at the Photo Booth. 

 

Photo Booth Friends

Photo Booth Friends