Japanese and Korean youth ready to experience Wisconsin Life!

Japanese and Korean students arrived on July 23 for their orientation in Wisconsin. During the orientation they learned the essentials for their month in Wisconsin such as how to use money, 4-H, Wisconsin geography, table manners and personal safety.                         Host families arrived eager […]

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Wisconsin Students Go Abroad!

Last week the first delegation of 4-H youth to go abroad left for Costa Rica. With a group of 11 other delegates from across the country, three Wisconsinites began their adventure in Costa Rica. After having an orientation in Atlanta, the group, along with their chaperone, headed off and would arrive shortly in the South American […]

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Wisconsin 4-H Youth Return From International Experiences

Wisconsin has gone global again! This year, eight 4-H youth and one adult advisor traveled on one or two month exchanges to Finland and Japan to experience a new culture first-hand. These 4-Hers, between the ages of 13-18, lived with host families while learning about their hosts’ daily lives. They learned words in a new […]

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Norway, Costa Rica, and Wisconsin Connect

On June 25th, 2015, Wisconsin families welcomed  youth from Norway and Costa Rica into their homes for a one month homestay. The delegates arrived excited to learn about Wisconsin culture and to meet their new families! After an orientation in Madison, host families arrived to “adopt” their new family members. For the following month, delegates […]

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Outbound Application Up – Apply Now!

Summer is over, and it’s time to start thinking about your next adventure! Could it be Japan, Costa Rica, Norway, or South Korea?? The 2016 Outbound Application is now available for one month homestay experiences with States’ 4-H International Exchange Programs. Have you always wondered what life is like in another country? Are you between […]

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