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U.S. Embassy and Venus Interiors International Close Entrepreneurship Event Series with Gala Dinner

On November 16, the U.S. Embassy in Bahrain, in cooperation with Venus Interiors International, delivered the grand finale event in a series of entrepreneurship salons. The event, entitled “Engineering to Entrepreneurship,” was organized by Venus Interiors International CEO Hoda Sangoor, who is also an alumna of the U.S. Government-sponsored IVLP exchange program.  The final event concluded ...
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U.S. Embassy Organizes Workshops for Students On the Occasion of International Education Week

In recognition of International Education Week, November 13-19, the U.S. Embassy organized a series of sessions for students interested in using social media in enhancing their English language skills and in learning about studying in the United States.  Information session topics included explaining the student visa application process and exploring resources that the education specialist ...
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U.S. Embassy Passport Fair at Naval Support Activity Bahrain

On November 2, the Consular Team from the U.S. Embassy Manama brought passport services to U.S. Naval Forces Central Command (NAVCENT) .  This was an opportunity for the base community to renew their passports or get a first one easily. The Consular Section offers the following services to American citizens:  it accepts passport applications for first-time applicants and those who want ...
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National Geographic Learning Center Resource Center Opens at University of Bahrain

Congratulations to the H.E. President Professor Riyad Hamzah and the entire University of Bahrain community for establishing the first National Geographic Learning Center Resource Center.  This is first National Geographic Learning Resource Center in the region. The new state of the art facilities brings new English Language resources and technology to the university campus.  The ...
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Education Fair Highlights Quality and Diversity of U.S. Universities

On October 30, 2017, Chargé d’affaires Aimee Cutrona opened the US Educational Group university fair in Bahrain for students interested in studying in the United States. The fair featured representatives from 28 American colleges and over 350 prospective students and parents attended the fair and learned about the university admissions process, scholarship opportunities, and campus ...
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