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Alumnus Oleksandr Kushch ’13 and his Academy of Future Elected Officials

After successfully completing the FLEX program, Ukrainian FLEX alumnus Oleksandr Kushch’13 (Kharkiv, Ukraine/ Austin, TX) has chosen not to remain idle. Though busy studying at the National Law University of […]

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The Most Popular FLEX Appreciation Day Videos

Every year on September 27th, FLEX alumni celebrate FLEX Appreciation day. It is a perfect occasion for alumni to remember all the things that FLEX exchange program gave them and […]

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Halloween Celebrations in Southern Ukraine

This October, seven FLEX alumni in Southern Ukraine organized five events to share the Halloween experiences that they had during their FLEX exchange year and educate their communities on American […]

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FLEX Alumni Photography School in Kyiv, Ukraine

FLEX Alumni in Kyiv had the unique opportunity to take part in a photography training entitled “Carpe Diem, Create Your Own Visual Story” by Kostyantyn Chernichkin, a photographer from the […]

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FLEX Alumni Hosted a Panel for Harvard Graduate Students

Seven FLEX alumni hosted a panel on March 15, for 16 graduate students from the Harvard Kennedy School, Georgetown, and Johns Hopkins. The U.S. scholars traveled to Ukraine in order […]

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Life After the FLEX Program

All of the FLEX alumni have something in common. No matter where you go, what you do, and who you meet during your FLEX year you always come back home […]

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The Journey of a Lifetime

The Journey of a Lifetime For many years, the FLEX program has given the journey of a lifetime for not only exchange students but also for their host families. We […]

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FLEX Alumni Participation in the 2014 Presidential Election in Ukraine with Organization for Security and Co‑operation in Europe

FLEX alumni assisted the Organization for Security and Co‑operation in Europe Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (OSCE/ODIHR) to observe the May Presidential election in Ukraine. The OSCE deployed […]

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The Young Generation Will Change Ukraine

It all started with a phone call. I came home after a long, busy day, my hands were full of packages, and I almost missed the call but somehow managed […]

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Making My Life Memorable

Maryna Mykhalyenko Tulalip, WA/Zhytomyr, Ukraine Zhytomyr Ecological Lyceum #24 “I understand now that there is nothing more important than working towards my dream and being responsible for every action that […]

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