<Things to do during the summer break> Hop-on Hop-off Sightseeing Tour There is no shortage of landmarks and monuments to see in our nation’s capital! Conveniently, the bus tour allows you to go from site to site without any hassle. This is the best way to see the monuments efficiently while also learning from […]
Savor summer’s biggest holiday – the Fourth of July – in the nation’s capital with fireworks on the National Mall, free festivities and so much more. 1 Wave the stars and stripes at the National Independence Day Parade Esther Westerveld Line up along Constitution Avenue to observe DC’s annual National Independence Day Parade. Expect to […]
12 CAN’T-MISS SUMMER FESTIVALS & EVENTS IN WASHINGTON D.C 1 Kingman Island Bluegrass & Folk Festival This annual salute to bluegrass music takes place on June 9, featuring local vendors and good vibes on the gorgeous Kingman Island in northeast DC. Leading contemporary artists within the bluegrass and folk genres will perform, including Gangstagrass, The […]
Memorial Day or Decoration Day is a federal holiday in the United States for remembering the people who died while serving in the country’s armed forces. The holiday, which is currently observed every year on the last Monday of May, will be held on May 28, 2018. The holiday was held on May 30 from 1868 to 1970. It marks the […]
“INTERNATIONAL TRANSFER-IN SCHOLARSHIP” Columbia College is now accepting applications for the International Transfer-In Scholarship. New international students transferring to Columbia College for the first time are eligible to apply. For more information, please call 703-206-0508 or email our International student advisor at HeyL@ccdc.edu.