Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange & Study (YES)

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Exchange Students Meet Domesticated Dogs for the First Time

During their Youth Exchange and Study (YES) exchange program orientation, these students participated in a dog meet-and-greet.

YES participant Zaid

YES Story: Zaid

Zaid discusses his exchange experience in Indiana as a Jordanian Christian with many Muslim friends.

YES participant Rasha

YES Story: Rasha

Rasha discusses breaking down barriers during her exchange in Washington.

YES participant Sara

YES Story: Sara

Sara discusses her exchange experience in Indiana.


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Economic Impact in U.S.A.

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Find out the impact of ECA exchange programs and initiatives in each U.S. state.

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