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Welcome to the great adventure

By: Tevis Kansas City, Kansas, USA This is the first post! Sometimes I forget how I started this all, but I'll try my best. I would say this started back in my Sophomore year of high school (2020-2021) when my Spanish teacher began to talk about this program and service organization: Rotary Youth Exchange, and Rotary respectfully. He spoke about what this program had to offer: the ability to take a second senior year of high school abroad, at a low cost, and an experience that will be with you for the rest of your life! As I progressed through high school I started to really think about my future. What to do? Which is a really hard question to answer. So I just went for it, I applied to be a Foreign exchange student at the club level, wrote essays, filled out applications that made me go a bit crazy, and went through the whole process. After this application consumed a month of my life, I went to the club-level interview, and a week later I got a call (they said they would call eve