“Cheap Labor as Cultural Exchange: The $100 Million Work Travel
Industry”, is based on five months of reporting by CIS senior research
fellow and Pulitzer Prize-winning former journalist Jerry Kammer. The series tells the story of the State Department’s troubled Summer
"Signaling a sharp change of course in the country’s largest
international cultural exchange program, the State Department has banned
a leading sponsor company from bringing foreign students to the United
States for summer jobs and will add new restrictions to protect students
"The Department of State (Department) published an initial interim final rule with request for comment on April 26, 2011 (see 76 Fed. Reg. 23177)(2011 IFR) to amend the regulatory requirements of the Summer Work Travel category of the Exchange Visitor Program. In this second interim final rule ...