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December 04, 2019 | Story


A 2016 evaluation[1] of different virtual exchange models, conducted by RTI International for the Stevens Initiative, concluded that the following are effective practices in virtual exchange:

November 18, 2019 | News

The Exchange Portal was featured on the front page of the Belgian journal Références in a story about Erasmus+ Virtual Exchange. Read the story here




September 22, 2019 | News

Soliya CEO Waidehi Gokhale was interviewed in Forbes! Read the article here

June 26, 2019 | Story

Soliya CEO Waidehi Gokhale joined Mohamed Abdel-Kader, Executive Director of the Stevens Initiative; Chris Plutte, Managing Director of the Bezos Family Foundation; and Wendy Kopp, co-founder and CEO of Teach for All, for a panel on virtual exchange at the Aspen Ideas Festival. Titled "Virtual Exchange: Building Empathy and Human Connection Through Digital Story Telling," the panel explored how facilitated, cross-cultural discussions inspire in young adults the curiousity and willigness to better understand both the self and the other.