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College Tips, American Culture

5 Things You Need to Know as a New International Student

Adapting to college is tough enough, let alone doing this all by yourself in a new country. At KU AAP blog, we have been sharing useful information on American university life and culture. Just in case you have not had a chance to check them out, here are our handpicked 5 must-knows to help you... Continue reading 5 Things You Need to Know as a New International Student
College Tips, American Culture

Tips for Overcoming Culture Shock

It’s natural for international students to be nervous or upset while adjusting to life in the USA. Luckily, there’s good news about this “culture shock.” Other students just like you have successfully adjusted their new environment, and you can too! Get started by reading these easy to follow tips. Be patient and realistic Your adjustment... Continue reading Tips for Overcoming Culture Shock
Life at KU

Highlights from KU’s first International Talent Show

How did you spend Saturday, December 6th? For over 70 international and domestic students, the highlight of their day was attending the first ever International Talent Show! Organized by the KU Academic Accelerator Program and the International Student Organization, it was a big hit with both performers and audience members.   The exciting event at... Continue reading Highlights from KU’s first International Talent Show