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6 reasons why you should do an exchange year when you are still in highschool

There are a lot of reasons why you should do an exchange. One, Because it´s the best experience of your life. Two, you get to know a country/culture that is completely different from your own. 920 more words


The highlights of Putin's press conference from the panic station, charted

Some 1,200 journalists packed into a hall to hear Vladimir Putin’s year-end press conference today, which came amidst Russia’s worst financial crisis since its 1998 default.  957 more words

Foreign Exchange NYE Dresses

I’m baaack! I know I fell off the grid the last couple weeks and that’s because I ventured to Peru for Thanksgiving + early December! It was such a life-changing experience, but I’m refreshed and glad to be home with a new perspective. 680 more words


When in Wisconsin

By Mike Smale, Current Staff

In November, Simon Huth experienced the exotic thrill of a lifetime—sitting in the cold for hours.

Huth, a German exchange student from Frankfurt, embarked on the classic Wisconsin tradition of gun deer hunting during opening weekend. 681 more words

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What it looks like when your currency goes crazy

So far today, in a matter of hours, the value of a ruble in a Russian’s pocket has swung from losing 4% to gaining 15% against the dollar. 156 more words