This exchange participant returned 45 years later, as Ambassador.

November 13, 2019

The Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) recently released an exciting video highlighting the Summer Work Travel program, which profiles an Ambassador from Ireland who was himself an exchange student 45 years ago. You can learn more and watch the video below!

From the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs:

"In 1974, at age 19, Daniel Mulhall spent a summer in Kansas City, Missouri for the Summer Work Travel Exchange Visitor Program.
 
45 years later he returned as Ambassador of Ireland to the United States. Ambassador Mulhall shares his story about how his exchange experience changed his life."
 

 

Thanks to the ECA and Ambassador Daniel Mulhall for putting together this special video!