Monthly Archives: September 2010

The Smithsonian Student Travel Liberty Scholarship

Want an extra boost in paying for your tour?  Apply for the EF Explore America Liberty Scholarship. We firmly believe that every student should be able to discover our country.  We understand the importance of educational travel, and we also … Keep reading …

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Museums in New York City

New York City is filled with museums that tell the city’s life story, and by visiting them you can see the evolution of New York from when it was settled in 1609 to the present day.  Here is a quick overview … Keep reading …

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Nine myths about Boston

Many of us hear about Boston in reference to American History, through the news and media and from family and friends that traveled there.  Ever wonder if some of the things you hear are actually true? Turns out not all … Keep reading …

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Feedings at the Smithsonian National Zoological Park

Have you ever wondered what it takes to feed the 2,000 animals living at the Smithsonian National Zoological Park?  In this video Mike Maslanka, head of the Department of Animal Nutrition, discusses the individual diets his staff creates for each of … Keep reading …

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