Columbia Pacific News

  • Full Scholarships to Make Your Study Abroad Dreams a Reality

    AFS can help bring you to your destination of choice with these full, merit-based scholarships sponsored by the U.S. Department of State.

  • Spotlight On: Christine McGarvey

    Christine, a volunteer in the Baltimore Team since 2012, shares her story!

  • 3 Commonly-Asked Questions About Hosting Exchange Students... Answered

    When people hear that our family hosts exchange students, we tend to get a lot of the same questions.

  • The Good Stuff about hosting...

    This is the Good Stuff about hosting... The Steagall Family from NW Portland visited Tunisia to see their former exchange student

  • Camas Washington AFS Volunteer wins Highest Award for her Intercultural Education Efforts!

    Portland, OR January 25, 2018  Each year, AFS (an Intercultural Education Nonprofit) recogn...

  • Meet Utsho from Bangladesh

    Ehtesam Utsho from Bangladesh, YES Student. Hosted in Portland, Oregon. Attending Benson Poly T...

  • Impacting lives. One exchange at a time.

    Meet Edi, a global-minded exchange student from Macedonia. While in his home country his junior...

  • Student Brings Pakistan to Local High School

    JULY 31, 2012 -- During her time at PCDS, Mona not only changed our community for the better with her fun spirit ... , but she was changed during her excursion to the United States