News & Events

Women’s English and Entrepreneurship Program

On the occasion of Global Entrepreneurship Week 2015, ILC Training and the U.S. Embassy in Bahrain announce the launch of a new Women’s English and Entrepreneurship program this week.  This nine-month program will provide 16 Bahraini women with the skills and knowledge to become competitive players in local and global markets.  The courses will include English ...
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Discover America Week

The U.S. Embassy in Bahrain, along with its many commercial partners, celebrated “Discover America Week” October 17-24, 2015.  During the week, U.S.-affiliated companies highlighted the diversity of America’s commercial presence through promotions, discounts and events celebrating American food, leisure, shopping, sports, tourism and more.  Events included the Ritz-Carlton’s annual Aquathlon race, where Ambassador Roebuck, along ...
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USEG Hosts a University Fair in Bahrain

The U.S. Educational Group (USEG) hosted a university fair in Bahrain for students interested in studying in the United States. The fair featured representatives from over 40 American colleges and universities.  Over 400 people attended the fair and learned about the university admissions process, scholarship and fellowship opportunities, and campus life. Ambassador William V. Roebuck and ...
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Bahraini Access Students Ready for Success

On October 7th, Sixty-two young Bahraini students graduated from the English Access Microscholarship Program hosted by the American Cultural and Educational Center in a ceremony at the Bahrain Society of Engineers Hall in Juffair.  U.S. Ambassador to Bahrain, Mr. William V. Roebuck, honored the students who successfully completed a two-year program of rigorous study of ...
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Dr. Cavanaugh Speaks at the “Towards Digital Empowerment in Education” Conference

The U.S. Embassy in Manama in collaboration with the Ministry of Education invited Dr. Terence Cavanaugh, associate professor in department of Educational Leadership, Counseling, and Instructional Technology at the University of North Florida to share his expertise with students and educators in Bahrain.  Dr. Cavanaugh participated in the “Towards Digital Empowerment in Education” conference from ...
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