Category Archives: Education

TALIM at the MESA Annual Meeting

If you are attending the 50th annual meeting of the Middle East Studies Association (MESA) in Boston MA this week, be sure to stop by and see us in the booth that the Council of American Overseas Research Centers (CAORC) … Continue reading

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Les Belles Vacances de Mon Enfance

TALIM was happy this summer to host day camps at the Legation for children from the Ben Idder neighborhood of the Tangier Old Medina. The coordinator for the camps was Ayoub Lahlouh of the theater company Dakirat El Mostakbel. Here … Continue reading

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Lesson Plans and Forms

Attention Moroccan Teachers of English! We’re thrilled to announce that we have now published lesson plans about the Tangier American Legation. They’re perfect for teachers planning to bring groups of Moroccan students to visit our museum. There are lesson plans … Continue reading

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Recently in Tangier – Message from the Director

Dear TALIM Board Members, Fellows and Friends On behalf of all of us in Tangier, I would like to dispense a bit with protocol and write all of you directly to wish all of your and your families a very … Continue reading

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Saudi ARAMCO World on the Legation’s Literacy Program

We hope you enjoy this wonderful feature article in this month’s edition of Saudi ARAMCO World about the Legation and especially our Arabic Literacy Program for women in the Old Medina of Tangier. Please share it with your friends and … Continue reading

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Graduation Celebration for the Women’s Program

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On Thursday TALIM held a graduation ceremony and celebration for the women in the Women’s Program that began in 1994.  Seventeen certificates were awarded for completion of the Arabic literacy class, 28 for sewing, and 14 for the cooking program, … Continue reading

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Funding Opportunities

Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistantship Program Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistantship Program (FLTA) MACECE is pleased to announce the competition for the FY 2016 Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistantship Program (FLTA). MACECE is targeting both … Continue reading

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Treasures to be discovered at the Legation

By Grecia Álvarez, MLIS, Guest blogger When we started sifting through our collection to cull our rare books from the regular shelves and put them into their new home in “the cage” we never imagined we would find books dating … Continue reading

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Marche de Noël at the Legation

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On December 13 TALIM hosted a Marche de Noël (Christmas Market), for the benefit of charities operating in Tangier.  Scroll down for a gallery of images from the event.  The participating organizations were: Tanger Accueil FTAM Les amis de la … Continue reading

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Greg White Discusses “Tangier Metropole” with Professors & Researchers from Abdelmalek Essaadi U.

TALIM welcomed Smith College Professor of Government Gregory White to the Legation October 27 for an informal round table conversation with professors and researchers from Tangier’s Abdelmalek Essaadi University. Participants engaged in lively exchanges about links between the environment and … Continue reading

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