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Costa Rica Spanish for expats and tourists: Part 6
Arts & Culture
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Arts & Culture
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Costa Rica Spanish for expats and tourists: Part 6

Christopher Howard - July 24, 2019

You can’t call yourself fluent in Costa Rican Spanish unless you understand its slang. Over the past several weeks, we brought you Parts 1,2, 3, 4 and…

Costa Rica Spanish for expats and tourists: Part 5
Arts & Culture
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Arts & Culture
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Costa Rica Spanish for expats and tourists: Part 5

Christopher Howard - July 10, 2019

You can’t call yourself fluent in Costa Rican Spanish unless you understand its slang. Over the past several weeks, we brought you Parts 1,2, 3 and 4…

Costa Rica Spanish for expats and tourists: Part 4
Arts & Culture
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Arts & Culture
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Costa Rica Spanish for expats and tourists: Part 4

Christopher Howard - June 26, 2019

You can’t call yourself fluent in Costa Rican Spanish unless you understand its slang. Over the past several weeks, we brought you Parts 1,2 and 3 of…

Costa Rica Spanish for expats and tourists: Part 3
Arts & Culture
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Arts & Culture
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Costa Rica Spanish for expats and tourists: Part 3

Christopher Howard - June 14, 2019

You can’t call yourself fluent in Costa Rican Spanish unless you understand its slang. Over the past two weeks, we brought you Parts 1 and 2 of our…

Costa Rica Spanish for expats and tourists: Part 2
Arts & Culture
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Arts & Culture
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Costa Rica Spanish for expats and tourists: Part 2

Christopher Howard - June 6, 2019

You can’t call yourself fluent in Costa Rican Spanish unless you understand its slang. Last week, we brought you Part 1 of our Tico Talk series on…

Costa Rica Spanish For expats and tourists: Part 1
Arts & Culture
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Arts & Culture
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Costa Rica Spanish For expats and tourists: Part 1

Christopher Howard - May 31, 2019

You can't call yourself fluent in Costa Rican Spanish unless you understand its slang. Tiquismos, as they are known, play an important role in most daily conversations.…

Costa Rica celebrates 150 years of free education
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Costa Rica celebrates 150 years of free education

Alejandro Zúñiga - April 22, 2019

Costa Rica on Monday celebrated 150 years of free, obligatory and state-paid education with a ceremony at the Escuela Jesús Jiménez in Cartago. The event celebrated the…

Applications open for Humanitarian University Grants 2019
Education
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Education
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Applications open for Humanitarian University Grants 2019

The Tico Times - April 15, 2019

For the third year running, grants will be awarded to Nicaraguan refugee students to study at the Latin American University for Science and Technology (ULACIT). Applications are…

How to become a positive leader before 2019  – at Costa Rica’s UPEACE
Education
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Education
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How to become a positive leader before 2019 – at Costa Rica’s UPEACE

The University for Peace - December 4, 2018

When was the last time you invested in your own professional and personal development? With increasing demands on our time and energy, it’s often difficult to find a good…

Costa Rica plans to put broadband internet in every public school
Bicentennial
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Bicentennial
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Costa Rica plans to put broadband internet in every public school

AFP - August 4, 2018

Costa Rica announced a project to connect its 4,659 public schools with a fiber-optic network that would give students broadband internet with speeds of 10 Mbps. The plan…