July 20, 2021
Switzerland

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

Michelle Lipkin
November 29, 2019
United States

Media Literacy seems to be the buzzword these days. What does it really mean? Why is it so important? Meet #ExchangeAlumni Michelle Ciulla Lipkin.

Ayşegül Çerçi and Kumru Selenge Özdemir award ceremony
October 31, 2019
Turkey

Exchange alumni from two different programs are working together to foster lasting bonds in the alumni community.

October 7, 2019
Lebanon

Zeinab Cherri is working to empower Syrian refugee women, which has earned her recognition from the Bill and Melinda Gates Institute.

Dr. Abdul Muhaimin
September 20, 2019
Pakistan

IVLP Alumnus from Pakistan Works Towards Religious Harmony

Victor Juarez promoting Visit Guatemala
August 20, 2019
Guatemala

How do you expand your country’s education system, design a program that decreases mental health stigmas, and provide exchange opportunities to a diverse group of youth from multiple countries? Ask Victor Juarez of Guatemala.

Entrepreneur Stories

YTILI alumnus Christian Hirsig is using his entrepreneurial skills to open doors to the IT sector for refugees in Switzerland.
Life is not about what you drive -- it's about what drives you," says Kunle Adewale, CEO of Tender Arts Nigeria and Mandela Washington Fellowship alumnus.
Michael Littig, Zuckerberg Institute co-founder and Fulbright alumnus, talks about embracing the unknown - and how to tell a story to change culture and mindset.
Marie Sharp and Natella Svistunova
A story about how an amazing entrepreneur in Belize used her celebrity and her brand to raise awareness about gender-based violence.
“In the age of technology, the playing field has been leveled,” says Florence Toffa, CEO of Mobile Web Ghana and Mandela Washington Fellow alumna.
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YTILI alumnus Christian Hirsig is using his entrepreneurial skills to open doors to the IT sector for refugees in Switzerland....

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Media Literacy seems to be the buzzword these days. What does it really mean? Why is it so important? Meet #ExchangeAlumni Michelle Ciulla Lipkin.

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