July 2011

The Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs announced that it currently has two vacancies for full-time permanent Participant Monitoring Specialists in the Youth Programs Division (PY) in the Office of Citizen Exchanges of

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Earlier today, the House Foreign Relations Committee marked up H.R. 2583, the Foreign Relations Authorization Act, FY 2012.

H.R. 2583 would fund international and cultural exchange programs at $600 million, $37.1 million below the President's request for FY 2012, but slightly higher than the current level of $598.8 million.

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New York, New York (July 20, 2011)—AIPT and CDS have shed their long-held names in favor of a new name for their recently merged organizations: Cultural Vistas. The mission of Cultural Vistas is to enrich minds, advance global skills, build careers, and connect lives through international exchange.

The American Council on International Personnel (ACIP) is currently seeking a full-time Exchange Visitor Programs Manager for its Washington, D.C. based office.

Below please find the listing of Federal Register announcements issued by the U.S. Departments of State, Education, and Homeland Security, and USAID since 06/24/11.

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The Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs announced that it is currently searching for a full-time permanent Academic Exchange Specialist in its Office of Global Education Programs in Washington, D.C.

ECA's job summary is as follows:

► In a video recently published by the Department of State, Senator Richard Lugar (R-IN) speaks about the Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study (YES) Program and expresses his belief in the exchange students' leadership qualities.

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At the closing luncheon for the Department of State's TechWomen Initiative today, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton celebrated the completion of the first-ever TechWomen exchange program and announced the planned launch of a similar initiative next year.

The "TechGirls" initiative will complement the TechWomen program and "will bring teenage girls from the Middle East and North Africa for an intensive month of educational activities here in the United States."

Below please find the listing of Federal Register announcements issued by the U.S. Departments of State, Education, and Homeland Security, and USAID since 07/01/11.

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The Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA), in cooperation with the American Embassy in Moscow and USA Basketball, announced yesterday an international basketball exchange with Russia, according to the Department's website.

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