News & Events

Student Leader Exchange Program

On June 15th, Ambassador William V. Roebuck and Public Affairs Officer Brad Niemann met with 8 Bahraini students participating in a Student Leaders Exchange program.  The program will take place in various U.S. host institutions, from June 29 to August 7, 2015. During the pre-departure orientation, the students were encouraged to be proactive in the ...
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Teachers Teach Other Teachers Using Embassy Materials

On May 19th, Mrs. Khadija Alhayki from the Regional English Language Office led a workshop for local English teachers on using interactive language-development activities in the classroom.  The workshop was organized by the U.S. Embassy in partnership with the American Corner at the Isa Cultural Center.  During the session, Mrs. Alhayki and teachers from the audience demonstrated ...
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Ambassador Visits Fashion Factory

U.S. Ambassador William Roebuck recently visited the MRS Fashions facility in Riffa to highlight Bahraini companies that benefit from the U.S.-Bahrain Free Trade Agreement (FTA) in Bahrain.  The Ambassador toured the factory and participated in a discussion about clothing manufacturing in Bahrain under the FTA. His visit to the factory underscored the strength of the ...
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Teachers Use Literature to Teach English to Young Adults

On May 12th, a local English-language teacher presented a workshop on using literature for young adults in the English as a Foreign Language classroom.  The workshop was organized by the U.S. Embassy in partnership with the American Corner at the Isa Cultural Center.  The presenter explored themes and activities offered in a publication of the ...
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