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Thank You Thursday – Ami from Indonesia – 4/27/17
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Thank You Thursday – Ami from Indonesia – 4/27/17

Aspect Foundation’s inbox is flooded with notes from students expressing their gratitude for the experience they have had on student exchange. On Thursdays, we post one of these notes, sharing the “warm fuzzies” with all of you!

Today’s Thank You Thursday features Ami from Indonesia, who is studying in Nebraska on a scholarship sponsored by the US Department of State’s Youth Exchange and Study (YES) Program, with the Wells family. Read her heartwarming letter to her host family below!
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Student Spotlight – Vincenzo from Italy – 4/25/17
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Student Spotlight – Vincenzo from Italy – 4/25/17

We have so many truly amazing and talented young students at Aspect Foundation, but certain students really stand out from the pack. Today, we are putting the spotlight on a standout student who has been making the most of his exchange year, Vincenzo from Italy! Vincenzo is studying in Illinois with the McGrath family and has been filling his year with school sports, trips to St. Louis, and family fun. We asked Vincenzo several questions about his exchange year so far. Find out what he had to say below! Continue reading

Thank You Thursday – Thea from Norway – 4/20/17
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Thank You Thursday – Thea from Norway – 4/20/17

Aspect Foundation’s inbox is flooded with notes from students expressing their gratitude for the experience they have had on student exchange. On Thursdays, we post one of these notes, sharing the “warm fuzzies” with all of you!

Today’s Thank You Thursday features Thea from Norway, who is studying in Texas with the O’Connor family. Read her letter to her host family below! Continue reading

Student Spotlight – Mohamed from Israel – 4/18/17
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Student Spotlight – Mohamed from Israel – 4/18/17

We have so many truly amazing and talented young students at Aspect Foundation, but certain students really stand out from the pack. Today, we are putting the spotlight on a standout student who has been making the most of his exchange year, Mohamed from Israel! Mohamed is studying with the Barnhart family in Washington on a scholarship sponsored by the US Department of State’s Youth Exchange and Study (YES) Program. He has been filling his year with photography, volunteering, and family fun. Find out what Mohamed had to say about his exchange year below! Continue reading

Thank You Thursday – Sanni from Finland – 4/13/17
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Thank You Thursday – Sanni from Finland – 4/13/17

Aspect Foundation’s inbox is flooded with notes from students expressing their gratitude for the experience they have had on student exchange. On Thursdays, we post one of these notes, sharing the “warm fuzzies” with all of you!

Today’s Thank You Thursday features Sanni from Finland, who is studying in Texas with the Green family. Read her letter to her host family below! Continue reading

Student Spotlight – Eleonora from Moldova – 4/11/17
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Student Spotlight – Eleonora from Moldova – 4/11/17

We have so many truly amazing and talented young students at Aspect Foundation, but certain students really stand out from the pack. Today, we are putting the spotlight on a standout student who has been making the most of her exchange year, Eleonora from Moldova! Eleonora is studying in Texas on a scholarship sponsored by the U.S. Department of State’s Future Leaders Exchange (FLEX) Program. She lives with the Goddard family, and has been filling her year with family trips, volunteering, and fun at school! We asked Eleonora to share some of her experiences from this year with us; see what she had to say below. Continue reading

Thank You Thursday – Anna from the Netherlands – 4/6/17
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Thank You Thursday – Anna from the Netherlands – 4/6/17

Aspect Foundation’s inbox is flooded with notes from students expressing their gratitude for the experience they have had on student exchange. On Thursdays, we post one of these notes, sharing the “warm fuzzies” with all of you!

Today’s Thank You Thursday features Anna from Netherlands, who is studying in Texas with the Love family. Read her letter to her host family below! Continue reading