CHI News Blog

Au Pair Volunteers at Local Church

We encourage all of our participants to experience the joys of volunteering while participating in their exchange program.  CHI Au […]

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Chinese Exchange Student Shares Many Talents

  • March 22, 2017
  • PHSP

It was January 2014, when Chinese exchange student Ziyi Xiong arrived in San Luis Obispo, California and began his high […]

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Adopting Zoe from China

Lisa Cabadas works for CHI’s Academic Year Program.  Each year she welcomes high school exchange students from all over the […]

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CALL TO ACTION: PLEASE SUPPORT EXCHANGE PROGRAMS!

The Trump administration released its FY2018 budget, which calls for an unprecedented cut of 28 percent to the Department of […]

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Argentina Au Pair – The Time is Now

Argentina Au Pair Macarena shares her experience living in the United States and participating in CHI’s Au Pair program.

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Welcome to the New Era of Seasonal Hiring

Turnover is a major issue for many businesses.  And hiring for seasonal or part-time positions can be an even bigger […]

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9 Spring Time Activities For Your Child and Au Pair

Ready to welcome an au pair to your family?  Spring is a wonderful time of year.  Here are some spring […]

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Atlanta Au Pair Scavenger Hunt

Atlanta Au Pairs gathered together at Lenox Square Mall, in Atlanta, for a fun mall scavenger hunt.  They were put […]

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Belmont High School Exchange Student Makes Music and Builds Bridges

Piet Wolter came from Hannover, Germany, ready for an adventure. He knew he would perfect his English and play trombone […]

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My American Experience – Wang Xiangmin, from China

Chinese exchange student Wang Xiangmin is currently participating in CHI’s Short Term Enrichment Program. “My name is Wang Xiangmin. I […]

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A Week in the Life of a CHI Exchange Student

CHI Short Term Enrichment Program participant Jiang Lei, from China, had a fun filled week in the US. Jiang taught […]

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Italian Exchange Student – A Letter to Myself

CHI high school exchange student Emma Moletto, from Torino, Italy, is currently attending high school in North Salem, Oregon and […]

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Trainee Sees the Benefits of Community Service

CHI Trainee participant Alejandra Torres is making the most of her time in the United States.  Alejandra, from Bogot, Colombia, started her […]

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Work and Travel Participant Visits Lake Champlain Islands

Work & Travel participant Giuliano Cernada, from Argentina, recently visited the Lake Champlain Islands in Vermont. With 200 miles of […]

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Welcome Japanese Students!

Group Homestay Program participants, from Japan, spent eight days in Santa Maria, California this winter.  The group visited Pioneer Valley High […]

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Au Pair Visits Puerto Rico with Host Family

CHI Au Pair participant Kelly, from Colombia, is currently living with the Yudel family in New York.  The family recently […]

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Intern Meetup in St. Louis

CHI Short Term Enrichment Program participants and Interns in St. Louis, MO gathered together for an international meetup.  The group […]

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Exchange Students Volunteer at Local Hospital

Xian Zhang (Vivian) and Chenyum Quian (Dawn), from China, are currently volunteering at St. Mary’s Hospital in West Palm Beach, FL as […]

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Key West Exchange Students Explore Florida

Key West exchange students María Paula Plazas and Virginia Porcel de Peralta, from Cordoba, Argentina are currently participating in CHI’s Winter […]

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CHI In the News: Exchange Students Gravitate to Sumner Swim

Two CHI high school exchange students are making a splash at Sumner High School outside of Tacoma, Washington.  Jules Chesneau, from […]

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