Monthly Archives: September 2013

Strange Classroom Culture!

Although I have traveled to Europe and my brothers lived in Germany, I’ve never seen or heard of situations like this – students come to school with pajamas! I haven’t seen students that wear so casually until I got here! … Continue reading

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My First Class

I was nervous when I first stepped into the classroom. All are American students, and they looked so different from me. They dressed informally, such like wearing t-shirts, short pants, and flip-flop. Their behaviors were very relaxed, to some degree, … Continue reading

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The Orientation and My First Class

The orientation for new international students occupied my two whole days. It was too long, especially when I couldn’t understand most of the presentations. The women who spoke Russian English did the immigration presentation, which I think was the most … Continue reading

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My First Week in Akron

This week is a super busy week for me! Because I arrived in Akron just five days before the semester begin, I have a lot to do in these five days. What’s the worse is I did know exactly what … Continue reading

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Here I am!

Oh yeah! Finally I arrived at Akron! The air tastes so sweet here because this is going to be my new starting point! This is my first time travel abroad. The furthest place I went was Tehran, our capital. International … Continue reading

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