American Councils students placed in Edwardsville, IL for the 2016-17 school year recently spoke with their local newspaper about their exchange experience. This article was originally puslished
Each year, American Councils holds an essay contest called "My American Experience." We asked our FLEX, YES, and Cultural Bridges students to reflect on the value of exchange programs for both
Jumana, an American Councils student from Bahrain placed in Iowa for the 2016-17 school year, reflects on the decision to apply for the YES program and how this has impacted her life so far.