Art can express sentiments not easily said. Listen to 81Neutronz share his experience on the Next Level program in Algiers, Algeria.
Our interactive map shows you how ECA educational and cultural exchanges impact each state.

State-by-State Impact | Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA)

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And the state that showed the most love for ECA exchange programs is...Virginia!

Here are some things you didn't know about how Virginia and exchanges. Thanks for participating in #ECAMarchMadness and spreading the word about the impact of ECA exchanges.
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Happy National Puppy Day! This is 못난이 (motnani), a National Security Language Initiative for Youth (NSLI-Y) participant's host puppy in Korea.

Did your host family have a "host puppy?" Share your photos in the comments.
This startup makes it possible for international students to get a credit card in the United States.

Helping international students get a credit card | ShareAmerica

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This is what English classrooms look like around the world! What's in your classroom? American English for Educators English Language Fellow Program
"We’ve discovered peace, kindness from everybody...it isn’t like the image of America portrayed in Hollywood." #IVLP

Louisvillians Get A View Of America From Abroad

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American English for Educators is live, talking to TESOL teachers!
Who is applying for a grant? The Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund competition (#AEIF2017) ends on March 30! [ Bit.ly Link ]
Want to listen to writers around the world? Check out this new podcast from the International Writing Program.

Origins Podcast | The International Writing Program

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Happy #WorldWaterDay!

Exchanges like this International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) project are connecting leaders and exploring solutions to the world's water issues.
Interested in the Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program?

Open to college and university faculty and administrators, professionals, artists, journalists, scientists, lawyers, independent scholars, and more. Explore the catalog of opportunities below. Apply by August 1!

Apply Now: Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program

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"My host community couldn’t have been any better...I loved that the fact that I am black and Muslim didn’t repel the people of Shorewood from me, but brought them closer through their desire to know more about my differences."

Exchange Student Finds Family, Community in Wisconsin

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Today is World Poetry Day!

Share your favorite poem, or a poem you wrote, with us in the comments.
Which state has the most pride for ECA exchange programs? According to our ECA March Madness challenge, it's Virginia and California!

Like and share to show your pride for exchanges in these states. The state with the most points will get a special shout-out on our pages, including photos of our participants in and from these states.

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"Mudda is just a normal kid who happens to be Muslim. He and his family are good people, they are now family to us. I hope that by hosting him we opened the minds of Watertown and those who he touched during his time here with us."

Qatar Student Makes a Lasting Impact in Wisconsin

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Happy International Day of Happiness!

This smile was created by the National Security Language Initiative for Youth (NSLI-Y), through which Janel studied abroad in Oman.
Hiba from Tunisia has already volunteered for over 123 hours since coming to the United States on the Youth Exchange and Study (YES) program.

January YES Student of the Month: Hiba Kammoun - YES Programs

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Explore the world's culture from the comfort of your own home!

12 World-Class Museums You Can Visit Online

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These bots currently work for users who want to learn French, Spanish, and German, but promises to add more languages soon.

Duolingo’s chatbots help you learn a new language

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