At International Experience, we believe that learning about other cultures, languages, and customs is the best way to dispel prejudices and embrace global citizenship.

iE-USA Blog

January 12, 2018

diego family

Navigating the NEW

When Tina and Thomas McNeil agreed to welcome 16 year old Diego from Spain into their home, they knew it meant more than housing a guest: they were adding a... Read more »

January 05, 2018

exchange the old for the new

EXCHANGE the old in for the NEW!

JANUARY – it’s 30 days packed with new resolutions, goals, dreams and commitments! An entire month of “I’m ready!” and “this is the year!” and “let’s DO this!” But as hasty... Read more »

December 20, 2017

Fröhliche Weihnachten!

Happy Holidays from iE!

No matter where we come from, what we look like or what language we speak, holiday traditions are sure to take a central role in our cultural identity. That’s what’s... Read more »

December 12, 2017

Working with Exchange STudents... (1)

Working with Exchange Students: The Gift that Keeps On Giving!

Local Coordinators are truly the unsung heroes of student exchange: they find host families, mentor students, and offer seamless support throughout the exchange year. The gift they give students and... Read more »

November 21, 2017

Because of YOU...

Because of YOU…

We hear story after story of lives radically altered because of ONE simple decision: to study abroad as an exchange student. When a family opens their home to host, they’re... Read more »