Cross-Cultural Activities: Aspect Students Getting Involved!
Exchange Year 101 / Hosting / Life in the U.S.

Cross-Cultural Activities: Aspect Students Getting Involved!

Today we are showcasing some of the fun and educational cultural enhancement activities that our stellar exchange students and their coordinators have participated in throughout the year!  With Aspect Foundation’s mission of bridging cultures and offering culturally enriching experiences to all participants under the Department of State’s Leadership Education and Diplomacy (LEAD) program, our students … Continue reading

Thank You Thursday – Exchange Experiences that Keep on Giving!
Hear it from our students / Hosting / Life in the U.S.

Thank You Thursday – Exchange Experiences that Keep on Giving!

Aspect Foundation’s inbox is flooded with notes of gratitude for all who participate in cultural youth exchange. Today, one of our former Japanese Aspect students, Yoriko, and her host sister, Sonja, from Wisconsin write in to share how their experiences with cultural exchange have lived on generationally.   Yoriko received a Christmas present from her American … Continue reading

Tips for Study Abroad Affordability!
Life Abroad

Tips for Study Abroad Affordability!

Yes, traveling and studying abroad offer priceless opportunities for self-discovery, exploration, and growth. But affordability can be a real roadblock for turning students’ international travel dreams into a reality. Aspect alumna, Olivia, breaks down how to pay for a study abroad program using more manageable monetary milestones.  High school study abroad is an investment. By … Continue reading