All of the foreign exchange students will be leaving America toward the end of June, after school has ended. They also all agree that they will miss being in Geneva, even though they currently miss their home countries and all of their friends at home.
“Even if you say you don’t miss home, you do,” said Burkhanidinova. “You start to appreciate all the things you had, like parents and friends, but you get used to it. You make new friends and you get to know your host family. That keeps you from homesickness.”