In the Media

Intrax and its programs have been featured in national, regional and local press. As industry leaders, our expert employees are often called upon for quotes and interviews about not only our programs, but the importance of cultural exchange in today’s global world.

AuPairCare Celebrates 25th Anniversary

“The past 25 years have not just been about providing a quality program,” stated Vice President, Sarah McNamara, “but always enhancing it to ensure the best experiences for both our au pairs and our host families.” More >

April 29, 2014
Category: Press Release

Japanese Students Join Tomodachi Softbank Leadership Program

Ayusa International, a San Francisco non-profit that promotes global learning and leadership through cultural exchange and leadership programs for high school students, today announced it will once again administer and operate the Tomodachi Softbank Leadership Program.  More >

February 20, 2014
Category: Press Release

The China Internship Business Is Booming

As China's role in the global economy grows, its internship opportunities for students become more valuable than ever. "There's no question that this is where the future is going.", says Jim Key, Senior Director of Intrax Global Internships. More >

April 01, 2013
Category: Intrax News

The World is Their Workplace

Intrax, out of San Francisco, can help students identify placements, apply for their internships and oversee them once abroad. For a package that includes housing, local excursions and fees like visa processing and insurance (but not meals or airfare), Intrax charges independent students between $5,950, for a semester’s internship in Chile or China, and $8,150 for a post in London. More >

January 30, 2013
Category: Intrax News

Au Pairs Fill Needed Role in Childcare

Some parents in Memphis area decided hiring an au pair was the best option to meet their needs, and turned to the agency AuPairCare for help. More >

December 04, 2012
Category: Intrax News

Hudson Valley Moms Share Their Au Pair Experiences

Tiffany Bruno, a Spackenkill mom, spent six months researching different types of in-home care before selecting an au pair to take care of her little ones. Since Tiffany is a teacher, she spent her summer vacation teaching her au pair the ins and outs of her home and family. Many people believe the terms “au pair” and “nanny” are synonymous, but there are some clear-cut differences. More >

October 05, 2012
Category: Intrax News

Ayusa Gives Exchange Students a Home

Ayusa community representative Renee Hills discusses the process of becoming a host family and some basic facts on the foreign exchange program More >

September 21, 2012
Category: Intrax News

Japanese Students Affected by 2011 Earthquake Tour Bay Area, Learn how to Rebuild Communities

Japanese high school students in the TOMODACHI SOFTBANK Initiative move past the natural disaster by empowering themselves through community service projects and cultural ties with the United States. More >

August 08, 2012
Category: Intrax News

Work Abroad, Get Ahead

The Wall Street Journal's career columnist explores ways that younger works can jumpstart their careers by taking jobs and internships abroad. Intrax is listed as a resource for students and young professionals for career guides, job leads and internships abroad. More >

June 16, 2012
Category: Intrax News

More Undergraduate Business Students Study in China

According to Intrax Internships Abroad, a division of Intrax, an organization that helps students find internships in Europe, South America and Asia, the number of applications to internship programs in China rose by 600% between 2010 and 2011. More >

April 10, 2012
Category: Intrax News

Overseas Internships Can Benefit, for a Price

Director of Intrax Internships Abroad program, Joe Roma, discusses the internships abroad program with The New York Times. Participant, Cheryl Miyake shares her Intrax internship abroad experience in Beijing and how valuable it was to gain global work experience. More >

March 24, 2012
Category: Intrax News

Xi Jinping Iowa Visit Echoes Past Trips by Future Stars

David Beiser, Director of Grants at Ayusa, discusses how studying in America can have a "profound effect" on foreign exchange students. More >

February 14, 2012
Category: Intrax News

American Student Finds Family in Morocco on YES Abroad Program

Rozina Kidari, a 19-year old student studying creative writing at Knox College writes about her experiences as an Ayusa exchange student in Morocco on the YES Abroad Program, sponsored by the U.S. Department of State. More >

August 10, 2010
Category: Intrax News

Entrepreneur Profile: John Wilhelm

John Wilhelm, co-founder and chairman of Intrax, is interviewed as part of a series of entrepreneur profiles. More >

May 21, 2010
Category: Intrax News

Bay Area Parents Opting For Au Pairs

We've definitely seen a boom in terms of au pair recruitment," said Heidi Woehl, vice president of AuPairCare. More >

May 25, 2009
Category: Intrax News