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The Calming in the Storm

The damage from Hurricane Florence was devastating, the strong winds and rising waters taking their tolls on many Carolina coastal communities.  In times such as these, we are both saddened...
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Alliance Abroad Announces IT Internship Program

September 12, 2018Alliance Abroad recently launched an IT internship program that provides international students and graduates with specialized IT training, work experience and exposure.The internship is one of Alliance Abroad’s...
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American English is Made in the U.S.A.

A blog series supporting the August theme of The U.S. Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairshttps://www.linguisticsociety.org/American English is uniquely and distinctly American. The original English language came over to the...
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New Initiatives at Alliance Abroad

Removing Barriers Our award-winning program in South Africa has fueled our passion to further develop programs that reduce barriers and empower individuals. In fact, since late 2017, we have launched three...
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J-Day 2018 – Giving Back at the Central Texas Food Bank

J-Day – a day to eat, play, and give. On a day dedicated to eating, playing, and giving, it only made sense that Alliance Abroad teamed with the Central Texas...
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International Students Learn about American Democratic Values and Civil Society

In the photo pictured left to right: Koketso Lesego Noe (Ubuntu Trainee, Botswana, South Africa), Tshepo Mpilo Motloung (Ubuntu Intern, South Africa), Officer Bronson Lillo (Sandusky Police Dept), Eric Wobser...
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Police Provide Safety Seminars for Work Travel Participants

International Student Safety is a Priority in U.S. CommunitiesIn three American communities, three law enforcement officers are determined to keep visiting cultural exchange students safe.  Each of them are making...
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The Power of Diversity and Inclusion

This blog supports the  United States Bureau of Education and Cultural Affairs June theme of Diversity and Inclusion. “Diversity is being invited to the party. Inclusion is being asked to dance.” Vernā...
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3 Women exploring Americas national parks

Exploring America’s National Parks

By Tamires Marques, J-1 Intern from BrazilI love when dreams come true. And knowing the Yosemite National Park was one of them!Yosemite is one of the most paradisiacal places in...
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Supporting Exchange Programs in Washington DC | Advocacy Day March 8 2018

The Alliance Abroad team helped support international exchange during a rally in Washington DC on March 8.We were particularly happy to hear Congressman Henry "Hank" Johnson's (D-GA) spirited defense of...
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