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Ayusa loves when our exchange students and host families share their experiences! Here are some first-hand stories from around the country.

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The Whole World in Their House

The Simoes Add TWO Exchange Students

Regional Director Recieves Award for Outstanding Commitment

Congratulations to Jody Sauls from Hixon, Tennessee 

GEONET Hosts Ayusa Staff in Visit to South Korea

Ayusa Staffers do their Homework on Korean Culture.. Abroad!

From "I Am So Out of Here" to a Precious Year

Chen from Taiwan Describes His Personal Journey 

Working My Way Through Culture Shock

Rebecca From China Describes the Transformation

German Student Meets Congresswoman Lynn Jenkins

Letter from a Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange Scholarship Student Bianca Todte

Celebrating Chinese New Year With an Enthusiastic Young Audience

Ayusa students from China, Yao Cui, took the initiative to explain Chinese New Year to her classmates