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FLEX Alumni in Montenegro Implement a Civic Education Week

Annually, approximately 100 FLEX students have the opportunity to attend a Civic Education Workshop in Washington, D.C. during their exchange year.  For many, it represents one of the most unforgettable […]

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FLEX and YLP Alumni Initiate a Model U.S. Senate Platform

After returning home, FLEX alumni are always looking for ways to give back to their communities by sharing their knowledge and experience from their exchange year in the U.S.  Alumni […]

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FLEX Alumni in South Kazakhstan Celebrate Gender Equality through Sports

This March, the FLEX Alumni community of South Kazakhstan organized a Powderpuff football game in Almaty in honor of International Women’s Day. ‘Powderpuff’ is a spin off American football in […]

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Winter Charity Ball by the FLEX Alumni Community in Moldova

This year’s holiday season  started with a celebration at the extraordinary black-tie Winter Charity Ball: Masquerade, organized by the Moldova FLEX Alumni community  in partnership with the Creative Development Association […]

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FLEX Alumni in Kyrgyzstan Implement TechMothers Project

During the summer of 2017, FLEX alumni Zhibek Kamalbek kyzy ‘14 (Jalal-Abad Kyrgyzstan/Saint Olaf, IA), Sezim Zhenishbekova ‘15 (Naryn, Kyrgyzstan/Saranac, MI) and Atai Amanatov ‘15 (Naryn, Kyrgyzstan/Buena Vista, VA) organized […]

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FLEX Alumni in West Ukraine Offer Democracy Seminar

FLEX Alumni Anna-Mariya Skakodub ’14 (Lviv, Ukraine/ Leola, SD) and Yaryna Faryna ‘13 (Lviv, Ukraine/ St. Cloud, FL) together with the NGO Solidarna Molod successfully organized and completed a two-phase […]

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Pull Yourself Up by your Bootstraps Bootcamp by Karina Ibragimova ’14

During her FLEX exchange year, Karina Ibragimova ‘14 (Aktobe, Kazakhstan/ Cogan Station, PA) was surprised by the variety of classes offered at her American school. She felt that the not-so-traditional-academic […]

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Announcing the Opening of the 2018-2019 FLEX Alumni Grant Application Season

American Councils for International Education is pleased to announce the 2018-2019 FLEX Alumni Grants program. The FLEX Alumni Grants program assists with FLEX alumni project initiatives through funding by the […]

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Share a Toy Project in Georgia

  Children learn by playing and toys serve as the instruments that allow them to discover the world in which they live. As such, toys not only provide pure enjoyment to […]

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Moldova Game On Summer Camp 2017

Every single child is unique, and our approach is, too. FLEX alumni in Moldova filled their summer preparing for the Game On Summer Camp.  This, now, annual event brought together […]

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