For the past month, joining the team at TheSocReports has been an entrepreneur from Slovenia – Tomo Senekovic Tomo is here via a program run by the State Dept. and administered locally by World Chicago. The goal is to help like-minded professionals around the world get to know one

Broadcast Journalism: New & Traditional Media WorldChicago’s September Coffee Conversation featured 22 broadcast journalists from 22 different countries around the world, in Chicago through the U.S. Department of State’s flagship professional exchange, the International Visitor Leadership Program. After professional meetings with the Chicago Tribune, Huffington Post Chicago, Leo Burnett, and

In September 2014, Gabriela from Ecuador spent two weeks in Chicago with the U.S. Department of State’s Youth Ambassadors Program with Bolivia, Ecuador, and Peru. Like all of WorldChicago’s youth exchange participants, she stayed with a host family. They treated me like one of them! “When I traveled to the U.S. I

In February, WorldChicago welcomed six women from Botswana, China, Indonesia, Israel, Mexico, and Poland for the U.S. Department of State International Visitor Leadership Program. Their aim was to study the evolution and advancement of U.S. women in various STEM fields — Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. The delegation traveled to