9 05, 2017

Inspiring and Teaching Using Robotics

2017-08-01T22:11:34+00:00 By |

Wilmar Lee is a robotics fanatic and she’s passing her infectious passion to middle school students in Houston, Texas.  Wilmar is not from Texas, in fact, she’s not an American. She’s a Filipino citizen participating in a teacher exchange program.  Back home, on the other side of the world, Wilmar taught math, computer and [...]

8 05, 2017

Fighting for the Future of Cultural Exchange

2017-08-01T22:04:21+00:00 By |

We Never Tire of Fighting for What’s Right - We Hope You Don’t Either! Exchange programs are under intense scrutiny by the new administration and we’re asking once again for your support.  The Trump administration want to ensure our national economy and security, which is why we believe in fighting for the future of [...]

17 03, 2017

Trump Budget Compromises Important Diplomacy Programs

2017-08-01T22:05:40+00:00 By |

Our interest in preserving State Department programs, like the visitor exchange, is not self-promoting; it is national security preserving. After 27 years supporting cultural exchange programs, we know that programs aimed at creating global connections work. They accomplish the goal of greater understanding and establish early diplomatic ties with foreigner students, many of whom [...]

8 03, 2017

International Women’s Day

2017-08-01T22:10:01+00:00 By |

Alliance Abroad celebrates women around the world. As a woman owned business, we believe in the power of women. We lift, advance and support women to break through stereotypes and shatter glass ceilings.  We encourage women to embrace and own their power and potential. We must stand [...]

1 03, 2017

A Day Without Immigrants is a Sad Day for America

2017-08-01T22:13:47+00:00 By |

Restaurants may be closed or short on staff today. Construction projects may come to a grinding halt. Hotels around the country may contend with unmade beds and understaffed restaurants. Lawns and yards may not be manicured or maintained. Fruit and vegetables may wither on the vines. Why? Throughout the country immigrants are protesting Donald [...]

10 11, 2016

United in Our Passion for Cultural Exchange

2017-08-01T22:06:25+00:00 By |

The Presidential election in the United States has raised questions and concern about the future of international exchange programs.  We want to assure you that there will be no immediate or dramatic decisions that will affect the existing program. […]