News & Notes

  • Feb 24, 2016
    Welcome, Gillian! The Welcome Project is lucky to have Gillian Burleson working as our new adult ESOL coordinator. Gillian, who started working with the Welcome Project in early January, has been teaching English for 20 years and working in the area of Adult ESOL and Education for the last 14 years.
  • Feb 20, 2016
    Earlier this month, the Welcome Project received a visit from state representative of Medford and Somerville, Christine Barber. Over light snacks, representative Barber and students part of the Welcome Project's LIPS program as well as adult members of the ESOL classes discussed current challenges in the community and public school system.
  • Jan 21, 2016

    The film script is based on James Green’s book, The Devil is Here in These Hills: West Virginia’s Coal Miners and Their Battle for Freedom (Atlantic Monthly Press, 2015). Tune in on January 26 from 9-11pm when more than 200 PBS Stations will broadcast "The Mine Wars" in the premier show of the American Experience Series for 2016.