Beginnings of the “Cultural Adjustment Curve” in Cuenca, Ecuador

You may have heard of the term “Cultural Adjustment Curve.” Essentially, it’s a theory on the different emotions one will feel when immersed in a foreign culture. I haven’t experienced the full curve yet although my first month in Ecuador has definitely had its ups and downs. At first everything is new, exciting and you… Read More Beginnings of the “Cultural Adjustment Curve” in Cuenca, Ecuador

OHIO Alumni Share Success from Experiences Abroad

With Homecoming just around the corner, the Office of Global Opportunities reached out to a few alumni who had one or more global experiences during their undergraduate studies. Following the theme of Homecoming 2015: “Same Bricks, Different Stories,” all the Bobcat world travelers we talked to had one thing in common: their individual global experiences… Read More OHIO Alumni Share Success from Experiences Abroad