Tag: Culture shock

Do Americans Have it Wrong?

Alexis Besch is a student at the Oklahoma Baptist University and an ISA Featured Blogger. She studied abroad with ISA in Prague, Czech Republic. My goal in coming to Europe to study abroad was to become one with the locals. Ironically, the Czech people have sometimes been stereotyped unfriendly to anyone […]

Leaving Home and Going Home

Amy George is a student at Colorado State University and is an ISA Featured Blogger. She studied abroad with ISA in Galway, Ireland.  Reverse culture shock is a three part buzzword. It’s part of the advice that responsible or well put together people will throw around. At least personally, […]

The Best Kind of Culture Shock

Alexis Besch is a student at the Oklahoma Baptist University and an ISA Featured Blogger. She is studying abroad with ISA in Prague, Czech Republic. There is a stage that comes in every study abroad student’s experience where the shiny, exploring view of the host culture wears thin. For a lot […]