Monthly Archives: June 2014

Congratulations to Nam Tran, BCLC Editor!

Members of our fantastic and hard-working team come from all different backgrounds. For some, BCLC is the latest in a long, successful career of teaching. For others, BCLC is a constant passion among other pursuits. Nam Tran is one of … Continue reading

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TA Spotlight: Thao-Nguyen Nguyen

The BCLC Summer Camp is taught by our passionate and hard-working language instructors and TA’s. This week’s spotlight falls on Thao-Nguyen Nguyen, a TA for the Vietnamese Camp! Nguyen is a rising junior at the University of Maryland. She has … Continue reading

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The 5 Best Places to Visit in Vietnam

Once you’ve taken a few of our Vietnamese classes, you’ll have the language skills and knowledge to take you where you want to go. Keep reading for BCLC’s list of top places to visit! 1. Hạ Long Bay.  The site, … Continue reading

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A Dose of Chinese Culture: Shadow Puppets

Photo credit: Ernie Reyes One of the most vibrant aspects of Chinese theater is shadow puppetry. Legend has it that shadow puppetry originated during the Han Dynasty, when Emperor Han Wudi was heartbroken at the sudden death of his favorite … Continue reading

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