Student leader expands mind, experiences culture shifts

Emily Garcia Anson (right) with her host family Ada Suáraman and Lorena Jimenez. Anson will be in Bolivia until June 2020. PHOTO PROVIDED

SANTA CRUZ, Bolivia – Emily Garcia Anson, 17, of Creswell, is following her dream of seeing the world by partaking in a Rotary Youth Exchange, which has placed her in Santa Cruz, Bolivia for a year.
These exchanges give students who are ”leaders in their schools and communities” the opportunity to attend local schools and live with host families in a city abroad. Students range from 15 . . .

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