News & Events

Al Raja School Tour of Mondelez Cheese and Tang Plant

On November 17, as part of the U.S. Embassy’s celebration of International Education Week, commercial officer Christiaan De Luigi accompanied a group of students from Al Raja school on a tour of the Mondelez International Cheese and Tang Plant in Hidd.  The 10th grade students from the Al Raja School learned about Mondelez International’s history ...
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U.S. Ambassador’s visit to Beit Al-Quran Museum

On November 14, U.S. Ambassador William Roebuck visited the Beit Al-Quran Museum, a multi-purpose complex dedicated to Islamic arts and culture.  Dr. Abdul-Latif Kanoo, Founder and Chairman of Beit Al Quran, gave Ambassador Roebuck a tour of the museum, showing him the museum’s magnificent collection of Quranic manuscripts and Islamic art.  Ambassador Roebuck expressed his ...
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EducationUSA Information Session at BIBF

  In celebration of International Education Week, the U.S. Embassy held an information session for students interested in learning about higher education in the United States and financial aid available for international students at American universities.  The event took place at the Bahrain Institution for Banking and Finance (BIBF).  During the session, students received information on university ...
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U.S. Embassy Celebrates the 2016 Presidential Election

U.S. Ambassador William Roebuck hosted a reception marking the 2016 U.S. presidential election at the Diplomat Radisson SAS Hotel on Tuesday, November 8th.  Ambassador Roebuck delivered remarks highlighting America’s democratic tradition.  He also noted, “Regardless of who becomes the next president of the United States, the elections will not affect the foundation of the close ...
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English Access Students at the Integrity Learning Center Graduates

On October 26th, thirty young Bahraini students graduated from the English Access Microscholarship Program hosted by the Integrity Learning Center in a ceremony at Elite Grande Hotel in Seef.  U.S. Ambassador to Bahrain, Mr. William V. Roebuck, honored the students who successfully completed a two-year program of rigorous study of English and American culture.  Sponsored ...
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