Celebrating 75 Years of Exchange Programs

Celebrating 75 Years of Exchange Programs

Assistant Secretary Evan Ryan highlights alumni achievements on 75th anniversary of U.S. Department of State exchange programs

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IVLP Alums Launch "Technovation Challenge" to Promote Girls' STEM Studies

IVLP Alums Launch "Technovation Challenge" to Promote Girls' STEM Studies

An eye-opening experience in Silicon Valley with the International Visitor Leadership Program led Canadian participants Amina Gerba and Stephanie Jecrois to create the first-ever competition in Montreal for young girls interested in technology and entrepreneurship.

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Argentine Youth Network for Public Service

Argentine Youth Network for Public Service

Inspired by their Youth Ambassadors exchange program, a team of Argentine alumni created REDAR (“Red Argentina”), a network of youth dedicated to volunteerism, social impact and public service.

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OneBeat Alumnae Drop their First Album

OneBeat Alumnae Drop their First Album

Hailing from one of the most musically diverse regions of the world, LADAMA is a group of four female musicians who are using instruments from across the Western hemisphere to create a unique Latin Alternative sound.

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American Exchange Alumni Work Together to Fight Trafficking

American Exchange Alumni Work Together to Fight Trafficking

Forty American alumni of more than ten U.S. government-sponsored exchange programs came together in Washington, D.C. this month to expand on their experiences disrupting illicit trafficking networks.

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Summer Work Travel Academy Cultivates Entrepreneurship

Summer Work Travel Academy Cultivates Entrepreneurship

From June 18-23, the Summer Work and Travel Regional Entrepreneurship Academy brought together 30 alumni of the Summer Work Travel J-1 Visa Program (SWT) from Bulgaria, Macedonia and Serbia to learn about how to design and launch businesses.

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