Exchange Alumni Make a Difference During COVID-19
In the midst of COVID-19, we are facing unprecedented challenges around the world. We've created this page to share your efforts to tackle the coronavirus. Thanks to you and your fellow exchange alumni, you are creating far-reaching health, educational, and social impact to ensure your communities are staying strong, safe, and healthy.
Franco Goytia, a Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative (YLAI) alumnus harnessed the resources of his biotech company to produce a faster method of coronavirus testing.
Dora Racca is working hard in partnership with CASPR Biotech to quickly and accurately diagnose cases of COVID-19.
Sports Envoy steps up to support local community during the coronavirus crisis with “grab and go” meal kit program.
Fulbright Alumnus and Puppeteer Affan Javed Spreads Smiles and Information with #PeacefulPuppets
Leahy and her colleague expected to find a core of people saying that vaccines are good for you — but that’s not what they found at all.
Learn how YSEALI alumni in Thailand engaged nearly 400 people in a rapid-response COVID-19 hackathon.
Santiago Castro is training teachers on how to use Zoom and other online tools, and helping students transition to virtual classes.
Fulbright alumnus Cecilia Carolina Muňoz managed to reinvent her classes to help her students become citizens of the world.
Critical Language Scholar and nurse Wendy van Giezen is using her skills in New York City to help fight against the coronavirus.
“It’s difficult to keep calm when the U.S. Secretary of State tweets about you…”