Past Events

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ACYPL 50th Anniversary Gala
On September 14, 2016, ACYPL celebrated 50 years of international exchanges. Special guests included Senators Mitch McConnell and Dick Durbin, House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer, and ACYPL Founder Spencer Oliver.

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ACYPL Congressional Alumni Members Reception
On May 13, ACYPL held a reception recognizing the 6 alumni elected to the 114th Congress.

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19th Annual Alumni Reception
On August 4, alums, friends, and a delegation from Japan joined us in Seattle for the 19th Annual Alumni Reception.

Each year in conjunction with the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) annual meeting, ACYPL hosts a reception. This is an informal opportunity to engage with our fantastic alumni and supporters from across the country.

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Honors Evening
In September, ACYPL recognized two alumni, Senator Cory Gardner (India + Pakistan 2007) and Congressman Joaquin Castro (Argentina + Uruguay 2007) at the 2015 Honors Evening for their commitment to political life and public diplomacy.

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