CHI News Blog

Work and Travel Participant – “This is definitely the best experience in my life”

Winter Work & Travel participant Lourdes Looi, from Malaysia, had an amazing experiencing working at Boudin’s during her break from school. […]

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Community Support Group in Ogunquit, Maine

At the end of April, CHI hosted our first Community Support Group in Ogunquit, Maine.  Held at Anchorage Inn By […]

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American Experience Through My Eyes

CHI Short Term Enrichment Program participant Jiayuan Wang, from China, recently finished volunteering at Chelsea Community Connection, in Massachusettes.   Before […]

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The Case for Student Exchange

CHI Academic Year Program participant Eva Pinilla, from Spain, recently participated in a forensics speech competition at the Portage Northern […]

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High School Exchange Students Display Home Country Flags at the Grand Canyon

The 2016-17 Academic Year Program is coming to an end soon, but before heading back to their home countries, a […]

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Austin Texas Internship

CHI Interns are having a great time at MHD Enterprises in Austin, Texas.  They are learning about sales, marketing, and […]

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International Potluck in St. Louis

CHI Internship/Trainee participants along with international friends met up in St. Louis at Laclede’s Landing for an international potluck.  The […]

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Japanese High School Visits Sister School

Matsudo High School, from Japan. made a springtime visit to their sister school, Del Oro High School, in Loomis, CA. […]

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3 Helpful Tips for a Successful Summer with J1 Students

Hello, Summer Employers! I am sure your J1’s are beginning to arrive in waves and your onboarding process is in […]

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Work & Travel Participant Returns as an Intern

Justin Castillo spent his school break in spring of 2015 participating in CHI’s Work and Travel program. Justin, from the […]

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Japanese Exchange Students Visit in Spring

Japanese exchange students visited Spanaway, WA, this spring.  During their visit, they toured a local high school, visited Lemay Car Museum […]

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Differences Between American and Chinese Elementary Schools

Wenwen Ying (Rosa), from China, spent her four-week winter vacation volunteering at Bagnall Elementary School in Groveland, Massachusetts.  Rosa spent much […]

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Life in Alaska for High School Exchange Student

Victor Warnier, from Belgium, is a wonderful example of an amazing high school exchange student.  He is currently finishing up […]

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Japanese Exchange Student Volunteers at Thrift Store

CHI recently welcomed Short Term Enrichment Program participant, Ryunosuke Chiba, from Japan.  Ryunosuke volunteered at Common Ground Thrift Store,  in Haverhill, […]

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Host an Exchange Student This Summer

Enrich your summer by hosting a short-term exchange student.   Hailing from countries throughout Asia and Europe, exchange students come here […]

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CHI Au Pair Explains Program Support

CHI Au Pair Brite Storms, from Belgium, explains the support Au Pairs receive as a CHI participant as well as […]

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Au Pair Volunteers at Safe Haven

CHI Au Pair Elisabet Requena Gómez, from Spain, spends her free time volunteering at Safe Haven.  Safe Haven, housed through […]

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Welcome Au Pair Alejandra!

The Waters family recently welcomed their au pair, Alejandra Henao, from Colombia.  The entire family greeted Alejandra at the Atlanta […]

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Favorite Moments: Host Family, Travel and Volunteering

Shaorong Fang, from China, has experienced more than one exchange program in the United States.  Her first experience was with […]

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American Schools Offer a New Experience

Claudia Serna, from Spain, is currently a high school exchange student at Traip Academy, in Kittery, Maine.  She shares an […]

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