Study abroad in the New York Times
New York Times writer Palko Karasz has a recently published article on the company’s website that truly delves into the issue of culture assimilation and integration during study abroad opportunities. He mentions that technology, which has allowed students to connect with their families back home, sharing with them the opportunities they are experiencing as they occur, has actually diminished the impact of going abroad. By no longer having to fully “cut the strings” with people across the ocean, many people go abroad but remain with their head wrapped around an iPad or laptop computer.
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