Intercambio News

Celebrating Freedoms Big and Small: Intercambio Intern Reflects on Learning English

Amy, a student at Wellesley College, interned with Intercambio through the month of January interviewing students and learning their stories. Meeting and speaking with Intercambio students reminded her of her own experience learning English, and she was inspired to write this post. As a remote student intern, I had the opportunity to interview members of […]

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Silver Linings and New Opportunities

Meet Adriana, one of more than 300 students who learned how to take English classes virtually with Intercambio this year. Thanks to your support, she is learning with Intercambio and getting ahead in life. Adriana and her husband Carlos  are accomplished professionals and highly educated in their home country of Venezuela. Venezuela’s political and economic strife forced […]

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Conversations about Race for English Learners

Intercambio was built on the foundation of a mutual learning mindset, cultivating meaningful connections across cultures, and conversations that expand perspectives for students and teachers. As the fight against racism continues, conversations about race and racism have been happening at Intercambio. Intercambio recently hosted a few online conversations about racism for English Learners. These brave […]

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We All Count: Intercambio’s Census Outreach Work

In March 2020, with the support of the Colorado Health Foundation, the Rose Community Foundation, and the Community Foundation Boulder County, Intercambio hired one of our former students, Gabriela Monge, to conduct census outreach. In collaboration with a county-wide effort to reach “hard-to-count” populations, she worked closely with other Cultural Brokers across Boulder County to […]

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