By: Abby Munroproulx from ,
Our AFS Student Joined the Circus
Helene from Switzerland, a quiet diligent student, spent her AFS year with us in rural northern California. She hoped to study in the USA, but decided she was not really for college and went back to Switzerland and joined the circus. She performs various acts using pole, silks and hula hoops. We visited her in 2017 in her hometown and she did a special performance for us. We also toured, hiked, swam and had family time together, just the three of us.
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