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

October 18, 2017

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Dear Laura…

Dear Laura, it has been my honor to be your dad this past year. I don’t think you realize the impact you have had on me and my family. It... Read more »

October 11, 2017

who we are blog

Who is International Experience?

We are a unique exchange organization where PEOPLE come first. That may be a peculiar way to begin, but it’s exactly this belief that started iE in 2002. We knew... Read more »

October 03, 2017

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Pablo Presents at the YMCA!

Exchange students accept a special responsibility to be ambassadors to their communities, tasked with the important job of representing their country to those they meet. We couldn’t be more proud of... Read more »

September 28, 2017

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Hosted by a Hurricane… {SURPRISE!}

Natural disasters don’t typically rank at the top of an exchange student’s bucket list! You can be sure that Hurricane Harvey took these four exchange students by surprise. But when much is... Read more »

September 21, 2017

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Peace Day 2017: The Peace Crane Project

Today, September 21, the exchange student community joins the world in prioritizing peace. The International Day of Peace, or “Peace Day,” is globally recognized as a day for all humanity to... Read more »