During April and May the SEEU Campus in Skopje hosted the Skopje Regional and National Spelling Bee. 21 talented spellers from all over Macedonia received awards from the U.S. Ambassador, His EXcellency Jess Baily. This year’s contest was particularly challenging with more than 4,000 students from elementary and high schools who participated in various stages of the competition and different categories.
Besa Bytyqi, Language Center Director and an event coordinator presented the gifts to winners and received a Certificate of Appreciation on behalf of SEEU. The US Ambassador, Jess Baily, and the Director of Peace Corps Macedonia, Mark Hannafin, expressed their satisfaction with the contest and the gratitude to South East European University for the support and contribution given during the stages of the event.