Morocco: From the Mediterranean to the SaharaProgram StoriesWanderlust
January 28, 2017


Bridging cultural divides is more important than ever. Our programs in the Arabic-speaking world place a high regard on closing those gaps by having our students live directly with a host family. This is an invaluable experience for each participant, helping them to develop a strong connection and sense of…
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About The ExperimentProgram StoriesWanderlust
January 14, 2017

An 85-year-old peacebuilding mission that is as relevant as ever

The Experiment in International Living began in 1932 as an organization that challenged the status quo and sought to use cultural immersion as a bridge to create peace and understanding, one friendship at a time.
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AlumniChina: Chinese Language & CultureProgram StoriesWanderlust
November 14, 2016

Lasting Cultural Connections from a High School Summer Abroad in China

This is a post from Maya’s eyes about her summer abroad program in China with The Experiment in International Living. Here, she talks about her thoughtfully orchestrated integration into Chinese culture and the lessons it taught her about her own. Thank you, Maya, for giving us a window into this…
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About The ExperimentEventsMongolia: Nomadic Culture & Outdoor AdventureMorocco: From the Mediterranean to the SaharaPeru: Ancient & Contemporary Exploration
November 11, 2016

Happy International Education Week!

According to U.S. Department of State, International Education Week (IEW) is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. This joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education is part of our efforts to promote programs that prepare Americans for…
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AlumniProgram StoriesThailand: From Ancient Temples to Bangkok
October 17, 2016

Chiang Rai

Led Zeppelin was blasting, a black-hole sun glared through the windows of a stuffy bus, and a group full of new-found friends precariously approached the hilltop tribes of Chiang Rai, Thailand. Eager to learn and explore, I started to collect my thoughts and tried to anticipate what it was we…
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Program StoriesWanderlust
October 1, 2016

Program Spotlight: Jordan

Quickly deepen your immersion in Jordanian culture as you commence your Amman homestay experience. For four weeks, you will gain tremendous insights into Jordan’s culture and daily life, and you can take advantage of around-the-clock opportunities and real-world situations to practice, with your host family and neighbors, the language you’re…
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