Young Americans Blog

About: Mary Ellen Schuster

As a Program Assistant for Young AmeriTowne and International Towne, I enable each student to have a fabulous, fun, and educational experience when they are in Towne.

Posts by Mary Ellen Schuster:

    Tales from Towne: Purchasing Online

    By: Mary Ellen Schuster Published: August 21st, 2014
    A Young AmeriTowne citizen purchases customized dog tags at a kiosk in Towne.

    Nowadays, it’s as easy as 1-2-3 to make a purchase. There is no need to get up off of your couch to make that happen!  With the simple click of a mouse, items can be selected and stored in an… Read the rest

    Tales from Towne: Planting the Seed

    By: Mary Ellen Schuster Published: June 26th, 2014
    Will this girl grow up and want to be a doctor?

    At ten years old, a youngster likely does not have the faintest idea about what he or she wants to be when grown up.  Of course, it is not expected that a fifth grader has insight into his or her… Read the rest

    Tales From Towne: Donation Station

    By: Mary Ellen Schuster Published: May 12th, 2014
    Nevaeh Pflipsen shares her experience as the Community Relations Director.

    In the middle of Young AmeriTowne sits a large setup that is important to all seventeen shops and every citizen. This station does not have hired employees, nor does it sell any products. Yet, it is a crucial element of… Read the rest