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Once a week, international students take a one hour culture class that is taught to them by undergraduate students on campus. The culture class covers all kinds of topics specific to the U.S. and their region, while introducing them to students who are already on campus. We plan events for them to mingle as well with their student mentors.
We take students on a food and history tour of the downtown area using a local food tour company. This walking tour visits up to 6 different restaurants where students sample local food and meets the chefs (ie. lots of interaction), while also learning history of the city. It's a great way for them to learn about the community and what kind of cuisines are available to them. If you don't have a local food tour company, ...more »