— Kizuna Project Fellow Toshiki Akiyama reflects on his U.S. internships experience at the Japan America Service Committee of Chicago. Read his farewell thank you letter in its entirety
With the eleventh anniversary of September 11, 2001 upon us, we have an opportunity to remember and reflect. Many of us lost someone special or know people who lost a loved one or friend.
We were no exception.
Today, the Cultural Vistas family remembers Leanne M. Whiteside, a 31-year old from Melbourne, Australia, who was a victim of the September 11 attacks on just her second day of work as a J-1 Trainee at Aon Risk Services, located on the 104th floor at Two World Trade Center.
Northern Ireland, Summer 2011: The chance to intern abroad & experience a new culture has made an enduring impact for this Ohio State senior. Read more
Cultural Vistas has administered IAESTE United States, the U.S. affiliate of the IAESTE international student exchange program, since its inception in 1950. Learn more at iaesteunitedstates.org.
In Their Own Words: CBYX for Young Professionals
For Effi Kindermann, a 2011-2012 CBYX participant and native of Willich in western Germany, the opportunity to live and study overseas in the United States is an experience not soon to be forgotten.
— CBYX for Young Professionals participant reflection. Learn more about CBYX at culturalvistas.org/cbyx