• The Legislative Fellowship Experience

    Pakistan- U.S. Alumni Network   |   January 8, 2016

    Laila Rubab Jaskani recounts her experience as a Legislative Fellow in the U.S.

  • World Learning Alumna Taking on Boko Haram in Nigeria

    Al Jazeera   |   December 17, 2015

    Hafsat Mohammed, an alumna of the International Visitor Leadership Program, is working to counter extremist narratives in Nigeria through interfaith dialogue and women's advocacy initiatives.

  • Education means stability, Carol Jenkins says at World Affairs Council of Greater Reading

    Reading Eagle   |   December 15, 2015

    In a world plagued with terrorism that prompts reactions of anger and fear, Carol Jenkins took the high road and stressed the importance of education to help ensure global stability.

  • Not Everyone Needs to Win a Nobel Prize

    The Foreign Service Journal   |   December 11, 2015

    World Learning Program Officer Marilyn Saks-McMillion writes about the impact she's seen the International Visitor Leadership Program have on participants, including Nobel Peace Prize winner Tawakkol Karman.

  • Expanding Horizons through Academic Exchange

    Fairfax County Times   |   November 24, 2015

    Saryal Saeed from Pakistan reflects on his experiences in the United States living with a host family, attending high school, and learning about local culture, through the State Department’s Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study program.