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Respect The Gestures: With Japanese exchange students arriving March 20, students, teacher explain some barriers when interacting with foreign cultures

German teacher Angelika Becker shows her antique German houses and specifically points out the clock present inside the structure. Becker said moving to America was hard because of the language divide that she had to face everyday.
February 22, 2019

Last summer, junior Christian Peasley spent 21 days in Japan with a host family through the Japanese foreign exchange program. He was fully immersed in the culture, despite having known next to nothing...

Exchange students to meet in December

November 29, 2012

Exchange students are scheduled to have their third club meeting in the end of December to discuss students’ problems and their success in becoming a part of American culture. They will also share their...

Plans for next year’s German exchange students are underway

May 21, 2009

As German Club winds down, this year’s plans are already being made to welcome the German exchange students scheduled to come next fall from the Marie-Curie Gymnasium, a high school outside of Berlin. Sixteen...

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