With a school shift change for her spring semester, Margaret has to reexamine her schedule.
Margaret's first Thanksgiving away from home is brightened by new friends and family in Bulgaria!
Meet the incredible staff behind the scenes of YES Abroad!
Margaret reflects on the complexity of being in a new environment.
With her peers, Rachel organized a discussion on identity and racism.
YES Abroad staff in Bulgaria reflect on the first year of the program.
Elijah leads an English class for GYSD in Bulgaria.
Participants experience a Bulgarian masquerade festival.
YES Abroad students join YES alumni for volunteering over the holidays.
Recognizing small victories is key during the beginning of your exchange year.
A weekend trip to a historic town provided a new view of Bulgaria.
Reflections from a host mom in Bulgaria.
Joey from North Carolina is studying in Sofia, Bulgaria.
Markal in Bulgaria finds opportunity and understanding in sharing his culture and history.
Grace finds joy and connection while celebrating the holidays with her host family in Bulgaria.
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