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How YES Abroad students brought Halloween to Banja Luka

YES Abroad students Bryca, Chloe and Ella dressed up as American tourists to host a Halloween party for children at the American Corner in Banja Luka As Halloween was approaching, our YES Abroad students in Banja Luka eagerly decided to share some of the Halloween spirit with children and their peers as well. At ...

Week Without Walls school trip to Bulgaria

October 25, 2018
By Haylee Sovell, YES Abroad PY2018-2019, Macedonia Zdravo!!! I recently returned from a trip to Veliko Tarnovo and Sofia, Bulgaria. I am so thankful that I had the opportunity to see this beautiful country and experience other places in Eastern Europe, this helps me understand the region as a whole, past ...

My first two months in USA

October 23, 2018
-by Alex Dzhebarov, YES 18-19 Hello, my name is Alex Dzhebarov and since two months I live in the sunny city of Pueblo, Colorado. On 21st of August I arrived in the US and honestly every day I’ve spent here has been an amazing adventure. During these two months which ...

Media literacy camp: Call for trainers

September 28, 2018
Apply on: PROGRAM OVERVIEW Through the ABC Media Literacy Camp 2018, youth from all parts of Bulgaria will gain skills to evaluate, understand, and use information in engaging and innovative ways. The goals of the 3-day camp are for campers to analyze and critically review and understand media messages ...

The life-changing journey called YES

September 28, 2018
Story from Shebi Niazi about the connection between her exchange year in the United States and the University of UAE, but also about all the other things that happened to her after she came back from America - thanks to the valuable experience she received from the YES program. -by ...

Life is all about exploring!

September 28, 2018
A short story about life from Mirsolav Pehlev currently on YES exchange in Howell, Michigan, USA -by Miroslav Pehlev, YES 18-19 'Life is all about exploring' That is what always leads my curiosity. I will never forget how I became an exchange student. It was a long, but more than ...

My high school experience in USA!

September 27, 2018
Alper Ahmed article 2
Short story about high school experiences in Baldwin City, Kansas. -by Alper Ahmed, YES Alumni 17-18 My name is Alper Ahmed and I am a YES Alumni from generation 18'. I was placed in Baldwin City, Kansas and went to Baldwin High School. For American teenagers high school takes a ...

My amazing host family in USA!

September 27, 2018
Eli Stoeva Article
Short story about the excellent relationship between one YES student from Bulgaria and her Host family in San Antonio, Texas during 2016/2017 season. -by Ellie Stoeva, YES Alumni 16-17 Hi, my name is Ellie Stoeva and I am one of the lucky students from Bulgaria who won a full scholarship ...

YES Abroad Bosnia: Tours, Quizes and Monuments

August 24, 2018
- By Lela Draganic, YES Programs Local Coordinator, Bosnia and Herzegovina Although we have already welcomed the new generation of YES Abroad students in Bosnia and Herzegovina, and more particularly in Banja Luka, there is one trip that our previous students took that we want to highlight and that stayed ...

Successfully Completed the First Cycle of the BELL+ Program

July 18, 2018    bell_plus, bell+
BELL+ Teachers at ELTA Conference, Belgrade
The first cycle of the Beginner English Language Lessons Plus - BELL+ Program conducted from October 2017 to June 2018 is successfully completed. Funded by the U.S. Embassy to Serbia, the program is implemented by American Councils Belgrade in collaboration with eight American Corners across the country. We are happy ...