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

May 16, 2017

Dorothee and students

When Passion Meets Purpose

Have you ever thought about what goes on behind the scenes in student exchange? There are countless people working together to make the program run, and one of the most... Read more »

May 10, 2017

Adding Variety

Adding Variety

Sometimes we feel like proud parents, just bursting with pride at the impact our students are making in their communities. Whether playing with their host siblings, building camaraderie in their... Read more »

April 26, 2017

Julia niagara falls

Life AFTER Exchange!

Why I Cannot Possibly Forget My Old “New Life” By Julia Thurner, a 2015-2016 iE exchange student from Austria Yep, it’s been 9 months, and nope, I am not “over”... Read more »

April 18, 2017

accidental hosts

Accidental Hosts

Robert and Joan Bowling didn’t plan on hosting international students, but they wouldn’t have it any other way. Excerpt from The Steward School Colonnade When Robert and Joan became “empty... Read more »

April 07, 2017

Untitled design

Where in the World is THIS?

Where in the world IS this??  It’s SPAIN!!! 🙂 The above picture is the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, a museum of modern and contemporary art, designed by Canadian-American architect Frank Gehry, and... Read more »