Ayusa Students and Host Families Share Their Stories

Over the years, we have collected many of our favorite Ayusa stories which demonstrate the special things that happen when different international students and host families share their cultures with one another. We hope you enjoy them.

Do you have a story to share? Please let us know!

Call for Entries! Ayusa's Community Service Contest 2016
Ayusa’s annual contest looks to recognize students who give back to their community
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Ayusa Student Gets the All-American Football Experience
Being State Champions was only part of the experience Matyas had on the team
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IEW Winners Share Culture and Pride With Communities
Diverse presentations about their home countries gave insight into other cultures
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Ayusa YES Student Has Everyone Singing His Praise
It's only been a few months but Farooq has already made a lasting impression
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Share Your Culture, Participate in the IEW 2015 Contest
IEW is an opportunity for students to share their culture with their communities
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Get a Taste of the Netherlands – Sharing Culture Through Food
Ayusa student Lotte from the Netherlands shares her country through pannekoeken
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Students Share Host Family, Experiences, And Great Heights
“They are both fantastic in their own way!” shares host mom about her two students
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Student Easily Settles Into Life in AZ, Enjoys First Experiences
“ it's astonishing how it has already made a place for itself in my heart.”
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Explore Your Host Community With a Scavenger Hunt
Spend some quality time with your student or host family while getting to know your town
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Commencement Winner Reflects and Looks to the Future
“…we are beginning and carving a path that is much more powerful and significant for all.”
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