Wonju, Korea Students Tour the Taubman Museum

Friday, January 30, 2009

Tanya Gray, the Taubman Museum’s Methods Educator and host, Jonna Detweiler narrated a tour for twelve middle-school exchange students from Wonju, Korea last Friday. David, his American name, is an English teacher traveling with the students serving as their interpreter. David spoke at Roanoke City Council on January 22nd. Dr. Kye Kim is Vice-President of […]

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Kisumu Sister City Committee Honors Chairwoman

Friday, December 19, 2008

Roanoke’s sister city, Kisumu, is located just 60 miles from Kogelo, the ancestral home of President-Elect Barack Obama, where his eighty-seven year old grandmother, Sarah Onyango Obama, lives along with other family members. They are guarded by Kenyan police these days as the matriarch spends most of her day receiving guests. Kisumu is an important […]

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