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More ESL Classes from District 1199C!  Applicants should register NOW for January enrollment. Program #1: EL Civics & Citizenship (Beginning, Intermediate, and Advanced) Program #2: Vocational ESL (Intermediate ESL) (See flyer attached) EL Civics Students will: • Improve Reading & Writing Skills               
December 4, 2017
Article by Divy Agnihotri, GPA Ambassador Sport, the great equalizer, is the language that can permeate through any perceived boundary. An affinity for a certain club, team, or sport brings people from the furthest corners of the world together. This idea of harmony despite difference is particularly why Mayor Jim Kenney and the city of Philadelphia launched the Philadelphia International Unity Cup.
December 1, 2017
Press release from PhilaPort - Philadelphia, December 1, 2017  
December 1, 2017
Article by Alessandra Testa, GPA Ambassador
November 30, 2017
Article by Kenneth Hilario (November 28, 2017). Retrieved from Philadelphia Business Journal.
November 29, 2017
This blog is the tenth in a series by Sarah Sharp, Global Educator for World Heritage Philadelphia, and retrieved from the Historical Society of Philadelphia's website. Introduction
November 28, 2017
Article by Will Becker, GPA Ambassador
November 27, 2017
Press release from the Global Philadelphia Association Philadelphia, PA, November 16, 2017 - On Monday, December 11 the Global Philadelphia Association (GPA) will honor five distinguished recipients of its third annual “Globy” Awards, each a leader in our community who has made significant contributions to the Philadelphia region and its international heritage and stature. The Globy Award honorees are:
November 17, 2017
Article by Divy Agnihotri, GPA Ambassador
November 16, 2017
Article retrieved from (Nov. 7, 2017) Adrian Bejan, the J.A. Jones Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Duke University, has been named a recipient of the 2018 Benjamin Franklin Medal in Mechanical Engineering.
November 13, 2017