August 12-23: China - Exploring Community through Arts
All of WorldChicago's students come from Beijing, from #2 and #8 high schools. Meet some of our Chinese Young Leaders!
- Yuxin, 16, is friendly and warm-hearted. She loves animals, painting, badminton, and mountain climbing, and looks forward to cooking traditional Chinese food for her host family.
- Ze, 17, likes reading books and playing basketball. His favorite subjects are chemistry, math, and physics. He loves dogs and is looking forward to experiencing a new family lifestyle from his in China.
- Bingjia (Jacky), 17, loves basketball and music. He is the leader of his school band, has played the tuba for 10 years, and admires Bach (and Justin Timberlake). He is looking forward to learning about American education and befriending his host family.
Other Upcoming Exchanges:
September 19-30: Bolivia, Peru & Ecuador - Youth Ambassadors - 12 youth, 3 mentors
- Melanie, 15, is from Cusco, Peru.
- Telmo, 17, is from Mejia, Ecuador.
- Marvin, 16 is from Santa Cruz, Bolivia.