Maha Abdulrazzaq on American School

Maha Abdulrazzaq is an exchange student from Yemen with the US State Department’s Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study program. Here, she talks about going to classes and interacting with male students in school — something she doesn’t do in Yemen.

Additional footage by Travis Gilmour, Alaska Public Media

Music:
“wiwl-hapi-xylophone”
by antlechrist
https://soundcloud.com/antlechrist/wi…
(The song’s volume was modified for use in this video.)


Haytham Mohanna on Photography

Description: Haytham Mohanna is an exchange student from Gaza with the U.S. State Department’s Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study program. Here, he talks about his love for photography, a passion he discovered in America.

Music:
“Piano — instrumental”
by Awill Joseph
https://soundcloud.com/awill-joseph/p…
(The song’s volume was modified for use in this video.)

Abdulla Husain on Having a Second Family

Abdulla Husain is an exchange student from Bahrain with the U.S. State Department’s Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study program. Here, he talks about living with his host parents, Susan Auer and Gerry Kress of Juneau.

Music:
“Piano – instrumental beat FL”
by SoundSam
https://soundcloud.com/soundsam-2/pia…
(The song’s volume was modified for use in this video.)