Effective Coping Strategies for Students Abroad Adjusting to a new culture can be a daunting experience, characterized by a mix of emotions, from excitement to confusion. Culture shock is a typical response to the unknown and refers to the array of reactions and feelings one experiences when living in a different cultural environment. This transition…
Ah, Italy! If you want to experience “la dolce vita” look no further. Over the last several years, Italy has increased in popularity for American students looking to pursue their higher education in this beautiful country. There are many Italian Universities available for students across many areas of study with tuition fees to suit everyone….
I have to tell you-living abroad can be hard! I’m sometimes reluctant to talk about the struggles, for fear that it implies that we regret moving abroad (which we don’t).
Each Friday at noon, the academic departments or students themselves set up bars in a classroom or canteen in the building with beer and soft drinks.
“I am going to talk about my experience with leaving friends behind when I moved from Milwaukee, Wisconsin to Maastricht in the Netherlands.”
I can only imagine how different the last three years of our lives would have been (as well as the next four) if we didn’t know about these alternatives.
The benefits these students talked about seriously gave me goosebumps and made me so excited for the experiences my kids and your kids can have!
I don’t have to tell you, but the divisiveness in the country is continuing to escalate. Where I often see evidence of this in the comments of our BTS Facebook ad.