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Press Releases

Wed, 08/17/2016 - 14:08

Alliance members hosted 26 different community service events in states around the U.S. to participate in “J Day” – the annual celebration of international exchanges. These events enable sponsors to connect exchange participants with their American hosts through meaningful and fun activities.

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 10:18

“Donald Trump's visa policy proposal would hurt the United States if applied to international exchange and education. New visa requirements are not needed and are counterproductive. Exchange visitors already go through extensive screening before coming to the United States and are tracked by program sponsors once they are here.

Kaitlyn Chriswell
Mon, 01/11/2016 - 17:59

For immediate release: January 11, 2016

Contact: Kaitlyn Chriswell, 202-293-6141, kchriswell@alliance-exchange.org

Washington, DC – Ilir Zherka recently joined the Alliance for International Exchange as new Executive Director.

Zherka, who served as Executive Director of the National Conference on Citizenship (NCoC), will lead the Alliance in its continued efforts to promote the growth and impact of exchange programs.

Opinion Pieces

Mon, 11/14/2016 - 13:56

As published in the Post & Courier on November 10, 2016

 

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Wed, 11/09/2016 - 15:41

As published in the Washington Post on November 8, 2016.

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 10:15

As published in Inside Higher Ed on August 16, 2016.

Republican candidate proposes a system for admittance to U.S. that critics say violates American and academic principles