How to Deal with Culture Shock

By Bethany-Angel Chijindu, Staff Writer Culture shock according to Merriam-Webster is “a sense of confusion and uncertainty sometimes with feelings of anxiety that may affect people exposed to an alien culture or environment without adequate preparation.” Culture shock can be a very scary experience, for those who travel outside of their home country for school […]

Culture Shock: An American in Madagascar

By Nash Wills, Co-Editor Over this past summer, Alex Marino (MA 17’), Melissa Gaylord (MA 17’), and myself all went to Madagascar for an internship. For Melissa, she was returning home. For Alex and myself, the experience was entirely new and was destined to change the way we would come to look at the world. During […]