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Happy Holidays 2018: Photo Round-Up

We hope everyone had a joyful holiday season! We received a bunch of holiday photos that we’re excited to share. Here are some of the ways our exchange students celebrated with their host families and friends across the US. 

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Sofia from Brazil (second from the left) and her entire host family at Christmas in Wisconsin!


Marina from Spain (right) and her host mom at a Christmas party in Texas!



Roaa from Gaza (left) enjoying her first American Christmas celebration in Michigan!



Exchange students in Utah give ice skating a go!


Alice (left) posing with her host family during their Christmas card photo shoot in Texas!


Loris from France gets a visit from Santa (host brother) Christmas Eve in Illinois!


Davide from Italy (far right) visits Temple Square in Salt Lake City with his host family.


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Lea from Germany on a tea tour in Colorado.

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Darya from Kazakhstan on Christmas morning with her little host brother in Illinois.

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Carlos and Nina from Brazil, Nerea from Spain, Sonia from France, and Jan from Germany do a funny face Christmas photo in West Virginia.

Press play below to see how Ade from Indonesia shows her love for snow, slow-motion Style!



Exchange students in Washington show their holiday spirit! In the top photo we have Nick from Norway with his host family; in the bottom left there’s Leah from Germany with Santa; in the bottom right we have host brother, Tyler, Nuria from Spain and her host sister, Rebecca visiting gingerbread houses in Seattle!

Have a look at this slideshow to view more of the memories that our exchange students made during the holidays!

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