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The Senate Scores Another Win for America

J1 programs gain Senate support and fundingA White House group got a gentle hand-slapping from the Senate, making it clear that they can’t make unilateral changes to J1 programs without...
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White House Plans to Eliminate J-1 Programs will Harm U.S. Hospitality and Tourism

A proposed plan by the White House could cripple hospitality and tourism businesses across the nation.In a recent study commissioned by the Alliance for Cultural Exchange the independent research firm,...
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Labor Day – An Nationwide Tribute to American Workers

Labor Day is celebrated on the first Monday in September to recognize the “social and economic achievements of American workers.  It constitutes a yearly national tribute to the contributions workers have...
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A Hay Day at J-Day!

Coming together to eat, play and give.They came together to eat, play and give.  They came from all over the world and gathered all over the country. Thousands of foreign...
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Once in a Lifetime Experiences

Life-defining moments are always unforgettable.  For Vanja Dokic, a third year hospitality and tourism student, that pivotal moment happened almost a year ago. The decision to volunteer at the annual...
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J-Day Events Across America; Eat. Play. Give!

Foreign students and local communities are coming together August 7th to celebrate the power of cultural exchange. International exchange participants who come the United States to work and travel under...
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Americans Are Already Hired

A tight labor market is causing a labor conundrum.Trump wants businesses to hire American. The trouble is they can’t, because most Americans are already working.Record low unemployment rates are causing...
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Horizon Survey – Enter and WIN!

You did it! You dared to do what some only think about. YOU made your dream of traveling to a different part of the world come true. And you’re in...
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Take Action to Preserve the Summer Work Travel Program

PLEASE READ THIS IMPORTANT INFORMATION TO PROTECT YOUR BUSINESS. The Issue:   Planned or proposed changes under the Trump Administration’s “America First,” policy may substantially impact the Summer Work Travel Program. These changes...
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Help Shortage is Harming Business

This past 4th of July holiday, hit a record for Cape Cod. The tiny New England vacation resort was packed to the gills. The trouble is, “The Cape” as insiders...
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