Two years ago Lum Suttiruang, from Thailand, participated in CHI’s Academic Year Program. He recently took the time to reflect on his homestay experience and share 5 tips for a successful program. Express yourself. Share your passion. Tell people what
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There is still time to host an exchange student this fall. Students from around the world are coming to the United States for the 2018-19 school year! Students are 15-18 years old and attend your local high school for either
CHI Short Term Enrichment Program participants enjoy a summer BBQ and party sharing culture, friendship and good food!
CHI is pleased to announce the first winners of the Jackie Sant-Myerhoff Scholarship, Claudia Recalde and Elvira de la Fuente, high school exchange students from CHI’s long time Spanish partner, Juventud y Cultura. Jackie Sant-Myerhoff, Director of CHI’s Educational Programs, passed
I am going to be representing my culture, and since I’ll be an ambassador for my country, I want to break down all of the stereotypes about Spanish people, but I also want to break stereotypes about Americans. I feel
Right now, I am a sophomore in high school and I am an A student. I am the eldest of three children, the only girl. I will be sixteen by June, and my brothers are 13 and 10. I love
CHI is proud to coordinate volunteer opportunities for Short Term Enrichment Program (STEP) participants at the prestigious Maritime Museum of San Diego and the USS Midway Museum. Our exceptional volunteers help out in a variety of ways. Last summer, CHI STEP
High school exchange students from nine countries gathered together in Sanbornton, NH to say farewell to their friends and amazing host families. Their fun party was written about in local paper The Laconia Daily Sun. The farewell party featured an old-fashioned barn
CHI says farewell to high school exchange students in Washington. They were wonderful students and amazing host families. We will miss them and wish them all the best in their future endeavors!
High school exchange student Edoardo Spinoglio, from Italy, spent the year attending high school and living with a host family in Maine. Edoardo created this amazing video sharing his time in the U.S. and even recorded a song to go along