Student & Host Family Spotlight – Raphael from Germany living with the Gibsons in Texas!
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Student & Host Family Spotlight – Raphael from Germany living with the Gibsons in Texas!

Today, we are shining the spotlight on Raphael from Germany and his host family, the Gibsons from Texas. They both share their appreciation for cultural exchange and of the memories they’ll cherish of their time together! Raphael gave our office a call to express how amazing his experience has been thus far and how thankful … Continue reading

Service – The Spirit of Cultural Exchange!
Exchange Year 101 / Life in the U.S.

Service – The Spirit of Cultural Exchange!

In light of kicking off Global Youth Service Day 2018 (April 20th-22nd) and Earth Day 2018 (April 21st), we would like to reflect on one of the values that makes a cultural exchange experience so rewarding: SERVICE. From our brave exchange students to our generous host families, to our nurturing coordinators who make sure their students and families have successful … Continue reading

Why I became an exchange student – Renata from Brazil!
Life in the U.S. / Lights Camera AllStars!

Why I became an exchange student – Renata from Brazil!

Thinking about studying in the USA? What about hosting an international exchange student? Don’t take our word for how life-changing the experience can be for everyone involved. Hear it directly from Aspect students and families themselves! This week we have Renata from Brazil who is studying and living in Utah with her wonderful host family! … Continue reading