International Education Week 2016

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This week marks International Education Week, 2016. It will be celebrated on campus with a variety of events – share your week and your photos by tagging us, Gannon University or using #IEW2016 to see how students are observing the week all over the world. MONDAY, 11/14 Coffee & Culture: Hosted by the African American […]

‘Culture shock’ highlights students’ first impressions of America

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When I researched the definition of culture shock, I read that it is “the personal disorientation a person may feel when experiencing an unfamiliar way of life due to immigration or a visit to a new country, a move between social environments, or simply travel to another type of life.” This is a fairly simple, […]

Student Spotlight: 8 questions for Ayush Enkhtaivan

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Ayush Enkhtaivan, an MBA candidate at Gannon, has lived all over the world – Mongolia, China, Japan and now Erie, Pennsylvania. In honor of International Education Week, we sat down with Ayush to discuss cultural differences, on-campus involvement and the value of traveling abroad. 1. What is the difference between American and Chinese schooling? Classes […]

RUNDOWN: Broaden your perspective and give back

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Monday, Nov. 17: Today marks the beginning of International Education Week. Go “Around the World in 60 Seconds” at the Knight Club from 6-8 p.m. Meet new people, embrace other cultures and enjoy some refreshments! Tuesday, Nov. 18: In honor of Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week, stop by Yehl Alumni Room at 5 p.m. to participate in “Soup […]