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Rude? No, Just Curious. Disrespectful? No, Just Learning: My Experience Managing “Rude” Interactions in a Culture Where They Were Normalized

"Originally, the attention was slightly off-putting and it made me uncomfortable, especially because the interactions were so random. Eventually, I realized that there was no malicious intent."

- Harrison Haywood IV

Category: Identity; Asia-Pacific; Anecdotes

Tags: Center for Global and Intercultural Study; Nationality; Ethnicity; Race; Gender Identity

How I studied abroad with an Autoimmune Disease

"When packing, take into consideration any objects you might need. For me, I brought a portable heating pad to help me if I had symptoms during my trip, and all of my medications that could last me for my full duration abroad."

- Emma Griffin

Category: Europe; Identity

Tags: Center for Global and Intercultural Study; How To; Ability

Archive: Identity

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