Mission Speaker Program Travels to Almeria

On Friday September 22 and Monday September 25, as part of the Mission Speaker Program, Deputy Cultural Attaché Ryan Matheny took more than 300 students of the Nicolás Salmerón y Alonso and Alhadra bilingual high schools in Almeria, on a virtual tour of Washington D.C. explaining the political, historical, and cultural significance of the city, its buildings, memorials, and museums, as well as comparing and contrasting the city to other parts of the United States in order to highlight America’s geographic diversity.  Both talks were attended by the Junta de Andalucía educational authorities in Almeria.