Tag: culture shock

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Life as an Insect Inside a Glass Jar: Language Learning Through Immersion

Fieldwork: preparing for the good, bad, and the ugly

Rhiannon Mosher , March 16th, 2017


From Anthropology Matters come this article by Amy Pollard: “Field of screams: difficulty and ethnographic fieldwork.” As explained in the abstract, many novice field researchers — here, PhD…


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Fieldwork: preparing for the good, bad, and the ugly

Rhiannon Mosher , March 16th, 2017


From Anthropology Matters come this article by Amy Pollard: “Field of screams: difficulty and ethnographic fieldwork.” As explained in the abstract, many novice field researchers — here, PhD…


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Resource: Transitioning from high school to post-secondary education

Rhiannon Mosher , August 22nd, 2016


Many students struggle with culture shock as they make the transition between high school and post-secondary education. New freedoms for many students living away from home for the…


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How to email your professor

Rhiannon Mosher , May 3rd, 2016


“How to Email Your Professor (without being annoying AF)” (Medium.com) by former professor turned academic writing consultant Laura Portwood-Stacer provides an easy step-by-step guide for students on …


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Your accent is we-ahd

Carie Little Hersh , August 21st, 2015


I grew up a Navy brat, bouncing from coast to coast in the U.S. until the 11th grade, when I hunkered down in the South for more than…


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