Thomas Edison American Corner

Mission

Offer free programmatic content to the general public in six fundamental areas: English learning, educational advice for studies and exchanges in the United States, cultural programs, activities with alumni, information about the United States, and entrepreneurship.

Vision

A community involved in activities that invite critical thinking, promote educational exchange, reinforce learning, create opportunities, and foster friendship between the peoples of the United States and Paraguay.

Activities

  • Interactive English Language lessons.
  • Conferences with national and international experts.
  • Reading club.
  • Conversation Club.
  • Film debate.
  • Dynamic workshops.
  • Videoconference.
  • Contests.
  • Competition.
  • Talks on study opportunities in the United States.
  • Activities with schools and colleges.
  • Active participation in Educational Fairs.
  • Special celebrations on American and Paraguayan holidays.

Programs

  • English Language teaching.
  • Student Advising on courses in the United States.
  • Cultural Programs.
  • Activities with US Government alumni.
  • Information about the United States.
  • Entrepreneurship.

Resources Available  

  • Books.
  • Magazines.
  • Diccionaries.
  • Movies in English and Spanish.
  • Ipads.
  • Educational games.

Attention schedule

While most of the American Spaces in Paraguay continue operating virtually, in-person service has been affected by the pandemic, and the times listed below may not be correct. Please write via WhatsApp to +595 982 685 374 for updated information on schedules and virtual channels.

Monday through Friday:  9 am to 8:30 pm

Saturdays:  8 am to 12 pm

Contact

Phone Number: +595 21 58 87 148

E-mail Address: info.americancorner@pol.una.py

Address: Centro de Información y Cultura de la Facultad Politécnica. Campus de la UNA – San Lorenzo

Social Networks

Facebook: Thomas Edison American Corner  

Instagram: @teamericancorner

Twitter: @edisonamericanc