Short Term Enrichment Program participant Mengyi Lyu shares her experience living and volunteering in the U.S. this summer. This is her American experience. It was a precious experience for me to participate in the international volunteer program in the United
CHI News BLOG
Category: Educational Programs
High school exchange student Sarah, from Luxembourg, is part of her high school cross country team in Boulder City, NV. Sarah’s team recently placed second in their division and are headed to regionals! Sarah far left and her host sister second from
High school exchange students in Oregon visited The Pumpkin Patch on Sauvie Island. With free hayrides, a corn maze and 2 million pounds of pumpkins, there was plenty to do!
High school exchange students run with the team as they blend into American school life. Academic Year Program participants Florence and Yu Jin, both from Belgium, run with their local teammates at Plymouth Regional High School in New Hampshire.
Starting a new school as an exchange visitor can be intimidating. You have left behind familiar surroundings and your circle of friends at home, and you’re nervous about meeting new people. Well, good news! Most exchange students find that Americans
This summer Oak Ridge High School senior Michael Gery traveled to Japan where he lived with a host family for three weeks. Michael lived with Chikayuki Ibe and his mother in Niigata, which has a population of 800,000 and is located on the west
CHI Short Term Enrichment Program participants had an end of summer rooftop party in St. Louis, Missouri. STEP participants, Interns and friends joined.
This is what an American welcome looks like! Welcome high school exchange students!
CHI was recently visited by German partner organization Hico Education. Alexandra and Sara came to CHI Headquarters in San Rafael, CA for an office tour, meetings and lunch. Hico Education currently partners with CHI on our Academic Year Program but
This month Japanese Group Homestay Program participants spent three weeks in Lodi, CA where they stayed with host families and toured Lodi as well as the surrounding areas. The Lodi News recently wrote an article about their arrival where they