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The Benefits of Hosting

For many, the definition of a ‘global citizen’ is unclear. Afterall, we are all citizens living on this globe. However, being a true global citizen

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2001: IRIS Moves Into Africa

Though IRIS began in 1993, it didn’t begin officially connecting with communities in Africa until 2001. The year brought the start of two projects, one

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Happy Father’s Day from IRIS!

[huge_it_gallery id=”18″] Father’s Day is a holiday celebrated across the world honoring fatherhood and paternal bonds. For Youth Exchange and Study students, host parent bonds

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YES Students in Art

Where do you find your inspiration? What does it turn into? For two of our YES students, their inspiration comes from people and experiences in

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Haider’s Year Abroad

IRIS thanks all of our host families past and present for giving our YES students the opportunity of a year abroad. Your generosity and kindness

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