December 14, 2018
United States

Meet Brendan Shultz, a Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange Scholar who studied abroad in Macedonia, and says being an #ExchangeAlumni is the "gift that keeps on giving!"

December 6, 2018
El Salvador

In May 2018, a group of health communicators from 19 countries visited the United States for Mission Mosquito, a two-week exchange sponsored by the Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs (OES). Read about how Carlos Pineda took what he learned during his exchange back to his home in El Salvador, and how he plans to work towards eliminating mosquito-borne diseases in the country.

November 26, 2018
Ukraine

Valeriy Ryabukha is a dedicated leader and developer of future leaders. In the nearly 20 years since his first international exchange, Valeriy has drawn on his U.S. experience and his ever-growing U.S. network to promote youth leadership and prevent drug abuse, crime, and HIV/AIDS in Ukraine.

October 29, 2018
Tanzania

These are just a few of the words to describe Kisioki Moitiko, a 2016 alumnus of the Mandela Washington Fellowship (MWF) for Young African Leaders.

September 25, 2018
Taiwan

Karen Yu has always been a strong promoter of entrepreneurship, start-ups, and creating opportunities for small businesses.

August 27, 2018
United States

How do you make a difference in this world? That question was on Hunter Zhao’s mind when he first stepped foot on the University of Michigan campus in Ann Arbor, Michigan in 2014, as a first generation college student.

Alumnus of the Month

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Switzerland

YTILI alumnus Christian Hirsig is using his entrepreneurial skills to open doors to the IT sector for refugees in Switzerland.

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Trash Truck Tunes & Hip Hop Grooves – and a Big, Green Impact

In honor of Earth Day, we’re highlighting the work of Lillygol Sedaghat, a Fulbright–National Geographic Digital Storyteller alumna, who is making a big, green impact.

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