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[Alumni Reflection] Clay Middleton: “Building tolerance and increasing understanding”
[Alumni Reflection] Clay Middleton: “Building tolerance and increasing understanding”
  Being selected as a delegate to the West Bank and Israel in 2012 with the ACYPL provided me with great exposure to a culture and perspective that...
05-03-2016 posted by Acypl
[US to India ’15] Pete Seat: “Organized Chaos”
[US to India ’15] Pete Seat: “Organized Chaos”
Ask an Indian to describe their country and the answer is quick and firm, “organized chaos.” And it’s a description that’s hard to refute. Traffic lanes are guidelines...
01-05-2016 posted by Acypl
[US to India ’15] Lynlie Wallace: “Seeing India through more than an American lens”
[US to India ’15] Lynlie Wallace: “Seeing India through more than an American lens”
“We’ve been hearing a lot about Diaspora this week. So many well educated Indians have left the country. Do you think the Indian Diaspora is a bad thing?”...
01-05-2016 posted by Acypl
[US to India ’15] Tobias Read: “Opportunities start with people-to-people diplomacy”
[US to India ’15] Tobias Read: “Opportunities start with people-to-people diplomacy”
Even at the end of a record setting month for rain in the Pacific Northwest, I’m aware of how lucky I am to live in a place I...
01-05-2016 posted by Acypl
[US to India ’15]: “From cow powered rickshaws to parliamentary tours — an epic adventure in India”
[US to India ’15]: “From cow powered rickshaws to parliamentary tours — an epic adventure in India”

In December, a delegation of Americans traveled to India to learn about US-India bilateral relations and the Indian political system.The group met with parliamentary representatives, business leaders, and even attended a traditional Indian wedding!

12-17-2015 posted by Acypl
Support ACYPL this season!
Support ACYPL this season!
Through ACYPL, Htoo Kyaw Win got the opportunity to share with President Obama how ACYPL changed his life and work in Myanmar. That’s not the only thing we were...
12-11-2015 posted by Acypl
Our Year on Twitter: Top 12 Moments in 2015
Our Year on Twitter: Top 12 Moments in 2015

We've created our very own rendition of the "12 Days of Christmas," using social media from the past year. For every month this year, we selected one Tweet about our exchanges that earned the highest number of interactions online. From special throwback photos, to meeting President Obama, to exploring new parts of the world, our Tweets have captured the essence of ACYPL and the importance of international bipartisan exchange.

12-11-2015 posted by Acypl
[Professional Fellows Congress Fall ’15] “Making It Matter: Changing the World One by One”
[Professional Fellows Congress Fall ’15] “Making It Matter: Changing the World One by One”

In November, 240 Professional Fellows from 43 countries and territories participated in the Professional Fellows Congress hosted by ACYPL in Washington, DC. The

11-30-2015 posted by Acypl
[US to Namibia + Botswana ’15]: “Witnessing political movements driven by youth”
[US to Namibia + Botswana ’15]: “Witnessing political movements driven by youth”
In late October, seven young American leaders traveled to Namibia and Botswana for a 10-day exchange trip. This was the second trip taken by an ACYPL American delegation to Namibia and the first trip to Botswana in 25 years.
11-30-2015 posted by Acypl
[Israel to US ’15]: “Building friendship across the ideological divide”
[Israel to US ’15]: “Building friendship across the ideological divide”
A group of young leaders from Israel joined us in the US for an 8-day exchange to DC and Colorado, where they discussed common challenges facing their country as well as sharing possible solutions
11-24-2015 posted by Acypl

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