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We believe that international education should be accessible for all, and with your help it can be.

American businesses lose over $2 billion each year because of language or cultural misunderstandings, according to a recent study by the US Committee on Economic Development. Instead of losing that money, your company could be investing in international education. 

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Our scholarship funds and philanthropic initiatives strive to make international education accessible for all. 

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Become an ambassador of American culture and values by opening your home to an international exchange student. Your family deserves the world. 

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Want to support our scholars and programs with the gift of your time? Learn about current volunteer opportunities at our Washington, DC headquarters. 

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We are proud to consider more than 94,000 alumni of all experiences and industries as part of our global network. Your diversity only makes us stronger. No matter what type of program you participated in, we hope you'll share an update (or nominate a peer) to be featured on our website or other channels, or inform how we can better lend support in the future. You are proof that international education, no matter the shape it takes, yields incredible results. Let's stay in touch!

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Foreign Language Proficiency in Higher Education

A 2019 ARC study, co-authored by Dan Davidson and Jane Shaw, compares the development of a second language among early- and advanced-level learners of Arabic, Chinese and Russian during year-long study abroad, and also explores the relationship between reading and listening comprehension in L2 to a student’s overall proficiency growth. Read the study.

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