Advocacy Day – March 8 & 9

Advocacy Day is a unique opportunity for Alliance members to come together and engage with Congress on the positive impact international...

2022 Midterm Election Analysis

By: Andrea Bodine After weeks of counting, the majority of races in the 2022 midterms have been decided, allowing for a clearer picture of...

What the Biden National Security Strategy Means for Exchanges

By Mark Overmann  Speaking at the Alliance Annual Conference in October, Scott Weinhold, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary at the...

Alliance for International Exchange Names Mark Overmann Executive Director

The Alliance for International Exchange has named Mark Overmann as its new Executive Director. He will begin his tenure on October 3....

ACPD Special Report: Exploring U.S. Public Diplomacy’s Domestic Dimensions: Purviews, Publics, and Policies

The U.S. Advisory Commission on Public Diplomacy (ACPD) released a special report exploring the role that public diplomacy plays in...

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Impact Numbers


U.S. employers put significant value on international experience when hiring

million hours of community service were completed by exchange participants and U.S. hosts

billion dollars were contributed to the U.S. economy by International students

thousand members of the J1 visa program community