News & Events

Embassy Participates in the 16th Annual UoB Careers Fair

The EducationUSA office participated in the 16th annual University of Bahrain Careers Fair.  The booth provided thousands of prospective students, professionals and educators with information about academic programs in the United States, including the application process, financial aid, student visas, and American campus life. The booth also provided information about U.S. Government scholarships and exchange programs.  
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U.S. Speaker Cameron Kashani speaks at the B to B International Businesswomen’s Exhibition and Forum

Post Manama invited U.S. Speaker Ms. Cameron Kashani, Advisor at Bixel Exchange Accelerator, LA Chamber of Commerce and Godmother of Silicon Beach,  to speak at the B to B International Businesswomen’s Exhibition and Forum  The event was organized by the Bahrain Businesswomen’s Society, from March 28-30, 2016.  Ms. Kashani spoke at the Role of Youth and ...
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Nasser Al-Zayani at Ibn Khaldoon National School

On February 28, Nasser Al-Zayani, a Bahraini/American Artist visited Ibn Khaldoon National School to deliver a talk to International Baccalaureate art students. The talk revolved around the process of Nasser’s work and how it is shaped to a final piece of artwork.  Mr. Al-Zayani also discussed his career path as an Artist and how can ...
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Ambassador William Roebuck attends the Jr. NBA Draft 2016

On February 26th, Ambassador William Roebuck attended the first Draft Event for the new Jr. NBA Basketball league at Zain Basketball Arena.  Ambassador Roebuck stressed the Embassy’s support for the program and the benefits to young Bahranis of developing mental and physical wellness through playing basketball. The Jr. NBA Basketball League is the first collaboration ...
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Entrepreneurship Salons: “Challenges of Youth Entrepreneurs”

On Wednesday, February 24th, IVLP Alumna Hoda Sangoor, CEO of Venus International, held the first of a series of seminars on entrepreneurship.  This seminar focused on the challenges that young entrepreneurs face in Bahrain.  Academics, MPs, and business leaders attended the discussion.  The session was led by three speakers:  Dr. Ghassan Aouda, President of the ...
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