September 23, 2023
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Medellin’s First-Ever Congress of Junior Ornithology Students: Impressive Growth, Wider Appreciation

Just as Medellin pioneered the development of Colombian wild-bird study and conservation via the founding of Sociedad Antioqueña de Ornitologia (SAO) nearly 35 years ago, now the city can boast of hosting the first-ever congress of junior ornithology students. In the April 19 event at Medellin’s Colegio Montessori, some 70 students from four local schools […]

Medellin Bilingual Student Wins Cambridge University’s ‘Top in the World’ Award — for English

Medellin eleventh-grade student Veronica Escobar Mesa won Cambridge University’s “Top in the World” award for English proficiency in the “International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE)” examinations recently. Escobar — a student at Medellin’s Colegio Marymount all-girls’ school (one of the top bilingual prep-schools in metro Medellin) – received the