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From a YES student: SNOW!!

Nigerian YES student Yusuf Adam, who is living in Altoona, Iowa, tells about his first experience with snow in the United States....

From a YES student: Shariffa’s Iowan Adventures

Shariffa Fundisha, an 18 year-old YES student from Tanzania, lives in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and attends Cedar Rapids Jefferson High School. She made this PowerPoint to show some of the things she's been doing in Iowa since arriving in August....

Nov. 13: World Kindness Day

The purpose of World Kindness Day is to look beyond ourselves, beyond the boundaries of our country, beyond our culture, our race, our religion; and realize we are citizens of the world....

From a YES student: Kiwanis Leadership Conference

Saminu Umar is a 17 year-old YES student from Sokoto State, Nigeria. He attends Linn-Mar High School. Saminu participated in the Kiwanis "Key Leader" Conference from Oct. 16-18 and was sponsored by the Marion Sunrise Kiwanis club. He tells about his experience here: [caption id="attachment_272" align="alignleft"...