[US to Australia ’15]: “32 was the best”

In October, the 32nd US delegation to Australia traveled to Sydney, Hobart, Canberra, Cairns, Brisbane for a 15-day exchange to learn about Australian politics and governance. Thanks to our long-time partner, the Australian Political Exchange Council for organizing a great … Continue reading

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[US to Australia ’13] Megan Jones: “Connecting Iowans and Australians”

It is no secret I love my home state of Iowa. I came to Australia naïve about the connection my home state would have with this beautiful country. But just a few days into our trip, it was clear: from … Continue reading

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[Australia to US ’15]: Building political diplomacy half a world away

In July, seven emerging policy and political leaders from Australia joined ACYPL in the US for a 13-day exchange trip to DC, Pittsburgh, and Montana. [View the story “[Australia to US ’15]: Building political diplomacy half a world away ” … Continue reading

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Join us for an Alumni Happy Hour with our Australian delegation

Come hang out with ACYPL, the Australian delegation, fellow alums and supporters for our first Alumni Happy Hour of the year! Tuesday, July 14 5:30  — 7:30 pm City Tap House 901 9th Street, NW Washington, DC 20001 *Happy Hour specials … Continue reading

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[US Elections Exchange ’14]: They Came, They Saw, They Observed

Delegates from 7 countries—Australia, Bulgaria, France, India, Italy, Pakistan, and Romania—joined ACYPL for our 2014 US Elections Exchange program to observe the midterm elections unfold. View the story “[US Elections Exchange ’14]: Pre + Post Election” on Storify

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[US to Australia ’14]: #acypldownunder

In September, six Americans participated in the 31st American delegation to Australia. While in the country, they had the opportunity to visit Melbourne, the Parliament of Victoria, the Australian Parliamentary Library, the annual Canberra flower show, Floriade, meet local officials, and much more!

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[US to Australia 2013] Donovan Dela Cruz on the intersection of public space and natural beauty

To describe Australia’s landscape as beautiful and diverse– and being from Hawaii I know beautiful and diverse when I see it—would be a huge understatement. But what is unique about Australia is its commitment to ensure a modern infrastructure and … Continue reading

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[US to Australia 2013] Megan Hess: A New, Global Perspective of Home

It is no secret I love my home state of Iowa. I came to Australia naïve about the connection my home state would have with this beautiful nation. Just a few days into our trip, it was clear: from producers … Continue reading

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[US Veterans to Australia 2012] Blair Milo on the Vets Program in Australia

ACYPL had a really exciting first this year: a program focused entirely on military veterans in political careers. Six of our best and brightest took part, traveling to Australia on one of ACYPL’s most established and robust programs. Here’s delegate … Continue reading

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