Real World:America

Breaking Down the Walls

Valquiria Vita from Brazil shares the importance of being in a diverse community.  Photo: International students of Pittsburg State University, at the Homecoming Parade.

Breaking down walls and stereotypes. Valquiria Vita from Brazil studying at Pittsburg State University in Kansas shares how much she has learned by being immersed in a diverse community.

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America v. Russia: How Dating is Different


Polina Durneva from Russia studying at Cornell College shares her views about how dating in the United States is different than back in her home country of Russia. As part of our microscholarship program we asked current international students what their observations have been about dating in the United States and how it compares to dating back in their home countries. Polina Durneva from Russia studying …

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