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January American Abroad Student of the Month: Elizabeth Stifel

Lizzie Stifel, a Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study Abroad Program (YES Abroad) participant from Easton, Pennsylvania, is the U.S. Department of State’s January 2020 American Abroad Student of the Month.

CBYX Exchange Inspires Lifelong Devotion to Education and Exchange

An award-winning digital media producer and educator, André Beckett remains a committed advocate for the international exchange programs that changed his life.

American Abroad Student of the Month - February 2016

Matt’s commitment to immersing himself into his host community and his love for Bosnia are highlighted in press and TV interviews. Matt is learning to play a traditional instrument (the tamburica), participates in religious and social events and workshops, volunteers at the local soup kitchen, kindergarten, high school association, and the U.S. Embassy’s American Corner, and is learning how to make traditional dishes.

Disability is Diversity: Dr. Christie L. Gilson Shares her Story

"Just because you have a disability does not mean you can't do an exchange program," says Dr. Christie Gilson. Read more about how an exchange program is an opportunity for anyone.