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For 70 years, we’ve had a single mission

To help people gain the understanding, acquire knowledge, and develop skills for living in a globally interdependent and culturally diverse world by bringing the world together through the most meaningful exchange programs available. Today, we advance our legacy as the leading nonprofit
international education organization by facilitating 50,000 exchange experiences for people from 136 countries each year.

  • A day off in the Vondelpark
    By Pieter du Plessis at CIEE
    It's been one week since we have arrived in Amsterdam - what a journey so far! After a week filled with orientation, making friends with one another on the program,...keep reading
  • Senegal Session one: Gorée Blog
    By Harriet Browne at CIEE
    My last day of my first week was life impacting. We started the morning off at our usual meeting spot and from there traveled by taxi to the boat dock...keep reading
  • From Ferrara to the Frasassi
    By Sam Gaglio at CIEE
    After our first week of classes and activities in Ferrara, it was time to take an Italian road trip! The first stop on our excursion were the Grotte di Frasassi...keep reading
  • What a week!
    By Patricia Breun at CIEE
    We have been in Japan for a week now! It has been a week filled with getting settled, starting Japanese language classes and various excursions around the city. Sometimes as...keep reading
  • A Day in the Life...
    By Brittni K.
    "...you have to work everyday?" no, **I get to work everyday Rise and shine begins and the office life starts at nine. Living in such a large city (almost 7...keep reading
  • Homestay Prep and Khon Kaen Adventures
    By Jude Peckinpaugh at CIEE
    This week has been all about practicing Thai and learning about the environmental impacts of gold mining. The students spent time preparing for their upcoming community homestay by creating a...keep reading
    An Awesome First Week
    By Taron Ware at CIEE
    Hello everyone! The first week in Belgium has gone by quite fast – perhaps it’s because every day has been jam packed with fun cultural activities. Last night, we all...keep reading
  • Tarantella!
    By Carla Walker at CIEE
    Sunday is traditionally a day of rest in Italy, when many stores and restaurants are closed or have limited hours. However, today was another day on the move for our...keep reading