American #ExchangeAlumni are you thinking about applying to graduate school?

Join this webinar for U.S. Department of State fellowship alumni on applying to graduate school on April 20th 2017 from 4 to 5 pm EDT: [ Link ]

Learn best practices for applying to graduate school including selecting a program, preparing an application, paying for school and career opportunities.

Webinar for State Department Fellowship Alumni: Applying to Graduate School
#ExchangeAlumni there is just 6 days left to submit your #AEIF2017 application!

Don't delay submit your application at: [ Link ]
Happy #NationalPuppyDay!

We're celebrating with our office stuffed animals! Meeting Ragnar and his friends :) Do you spot our Western Hemisphere Coordinator, Sophia in one of the photos?

#ExchangeAlumni how are you celebrating? We'd love to see your puppy photos?

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#ThrowbackThursday to our awesome U.S.#AlumniTIES on global public health in Atlanta, Georgia.

American #exchangealumni consider applying for our next U.S. Alumni TIES on "Education for All: Inclusion and Access as Pathways to Peace". Applications are due on March 27th! Learn more and apply today: [ Link ]
In honor of #WorldWaterDay learn how this Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders alumna is working to ensure everyone has excess to clean water.
Today is #WorldPoetryDay!

Enjoy this excerpt from "The Road Not Taken" by poet and #Fulbright alumnus, Robert Frost

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Happening Now: AEIF Twitter Q&A

Ask your AEIF questions by tweeting @exchangealumni using #AEIF2017!

Remember the application deadline is March 30th. Don't miss the opportunity to ask your questions. See you there!
What inspires this International Women of Courage (IWOC) awardee?

Courage. Commitment. Determination.

Learn more: [ Link ]

#WomensHistoryMonth #BeBoldForChange #WomenofCourage
#ExchangeAlumni AEIF applications are due on March 30th! Don't miss the opportunity to ask your questions tomorrow at 9 am EST during our AEIF Twitter Q&A.

Tweet @exchangealumni using the hashtag #AEIF2017. See you there!
It's International Day of Happiness! #ExchangeAlumni what is your happiest exchange program memory? Check out alumna, Mir ShaiMazar share his happiest memory from his International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) experience. Thanks for sharing Pakistan-U.S. Alumni Network!
Check out #AEIF winners the Young Tunisian Coders Academy and get inspired to apply for #AEIF2017! Thanks for sharing U.S. Embassy Tunis.
The next U.S. Alumni TIES application is now open!

U.S. citizen alumni of U.S. government exchange programs are encouraged to apply for this small, dynamic three-day seminar in Portland, Oregon focusing on "Education for All: Inclusion and Access as Pathways to Peace." Share in fellow exchange alumni experiences in supporting more inclusive and accessible education systems using innovation,...
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Happy #StPatricksDay

This Irish holiday is celebrated in a number of different ways across the United States! From a parade in New York City to Shamrock Shakes at McDonalds, there are many unique traditions. One of our favorites is the Green Chicago River! Did you know that since 1962 Chicago has dyed its river green to celebrate? Learn more surprising trivia about St. Patrick's Day: [...
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The Origins of Chicago's Green River, Shamrock Shakes and Other Surprising Trivia About St. Patrick's Day
Meet our #ExchangeAlumni Member of the Month, Juana Lisseth a Study of the U.S. Institutes alumna from Nicaragua.

Juana comes from a rural area in Northern Nicaragua with limited educational opportunities. Her commitment to education and desire to learn pushed her to become the third person from her hometown to reach higher education, after obtaining her degree she applied for the Study of...
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Knowledge and Leadership Empowers Rural Youth in Nicaragua
Calling all #ExchangeAlumni join our #AEIF2017 Twitter Q&A on March 21st at 9 am EST

Remember AEIF applications are due on March 30th. Don't miss the chance to ask your questions. Tweet at @exchangealumni using the hashtag #AEIF2017.
"FLEX is a trade mark, it's a part of who we are. It will be in our hearts forever."

We are so grateful that we had the opportunity to hear from 4 amazing #FLEXAlumni about life after FLEX! Thank you for sharing your stories for #CivEdWeek.

Check out the alumni below rocking our #exchangealumni sunglasses

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10 years ago, Mary Akrami of Afghanistan received the U.S. Department of State International Woman of Courage Award (IWOC) for her work with survivors of gender-based violence.

We caught up with Ms. Akrami to reflect on her decade of work since recieving the IWOC award. Learn more about this amazing exchange alumna: [ Link ]

#WomensHistoryMonth #BeBoldForChange
Applications for the Teachers for Global Classrooms Program (TGC) are now available! Visit to begin an application for the 2017-2018 Fellowship.

TGC is a fully-funded professional development opportunity for U.S. elementary, middle, and high school teachers seeking to develop the skills and knowledge to prepare their students to be competitive in the 21st century! Funded by Exchange Programs...
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Teachers for Global Classrooms Program (TGC)
#ExchangeAlumni which #AEIF2017 project theme have you chosen? Did you know you can submit under one of five themes, including Education & Inclusion: Pathways to Success. Learn more: [ Link ]

Remember submissions are due March 30th!
Congrats to California, Colorado, New York, Delaware, Kansas, Virginia, Florida, and South Carolina for making it into the Elite 8! Your states have the most pride for U.S. Department of State exchanges.

#ExchangeAlumni will your state make it to the final four? Be sure to share and like these graphics by 12pm on Friday!