Selection Night was a memorable experience for 32 high school juniors from around Tempe. It was the night they were selected to be 2012 Tempe Sister City Delegates to 8 international destinations. The excitement was in the air as each student stepped up on the stage to hear which sister city they will be visiting […]

TSC Hosts New Zealand Educator Exchange Teachers

It was all about New Zealand at Jan O’Malley’s house on Jan 12 when she hosted a “Shoulder to Shoulder” to honor teachers Anya Geelen and Jennifer Stacey from our Lower Hutt exchange.  Anya and Jen had glowing things to say about their visit, agreeing that while New Year’s Eve in Vegas was great fun, […]

TSC President’s Message for 2012

Happy New Year to all Tempe Sister City Members. ….I was disappointed to learn over the holidays that the auto company, Saab, headquartered in Trollhattan, Sweden filed for bankruptcy protection.  A proposed sale to Chinese investors failed to materialize.  Tempe has been discussing a sister city affiliation with Trollhattan since the fall of 2009.  The […]

Top TSC Newsletter Stories of 2011

Since it has been a busy year for Tempe Sister Cities as we celebrate our 40th Anniversary, we thought it important to recap some of our top newsletter stories of the past year.  We hope you will check our web site often as we continue to celebrate our Tempe Sister Cities and Hackett House activities […]

Student Delegates Return with Stories to Tell :A blog by Sheridan Rosner, Delegate to Skopje

I finally have time to begin my blog! The four of us (Natalie, Sean, David, and I) arrived on Sunday afternoon. We each left with our families and I finally met Sashka and her parents. She lives in a house about ten minutes from the center of the city by bus. Her mother made chicken […]

A Summer of International Travel and Adventure for 64 Students

Thirty-two Tempe Sister City students are embarking on their unique adventures in one of our many sister cities this month. They will spend 5 weeks with their sister city brother or sister and return with them as part of their exchange. Sixty-four students from all over the world will be experiencing all that Tempe, Arizona […]

Calling all former delegates! We invite you to reconnect with Tempe Sister Cities

You have many ways to become involved In 1971, a loaf of bread cost 16 cents, Apollo 14 landed on the moon, and Tempe Sister Cities was born. Since that time, our all-volunteer run organization has impacted thousands of lives all over the globe. Now we ask YOU, former delegates and family members, to become […]

Student delegates to host international youth in Tempe

Planned activities include Grand Canyon trip, Disneyland weekend, and a real American prom For Tempe youth who take part in the Tempe Sister Cities Student Exchange program, spending a month abroad is only half the fun—because after the students return home to Tempe, they have the fun of playing host to their exchange brother or […]

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