A New Home, a New Role, Several New Friends

A New Home, a New Role, Several New Friends

Guest contributor: Cristina Llopis from Spain My name is Cristina Llopis. I was born in Spain 46 years ago. I am a building engineer, and last year, from August 2012 to August 2013, my family and I made a stay in State College. I am married, I have a wonderful husband...
Hello! An-yeong!

Hello! An-yeong!

 Guest contributor: Ryan Busony, Penn State from the United States Ryan and Yoon Chan in Busan, South Korea I signed up with Global Connections in the fall of 2011 to be a Conversation Partner initially to talk with Korean students about my interest in Korean culture...
Conversation Partners Program: A Personal Perspective

Conversation Partners Program: A Personal Perspective

Guest contributor: Jaymes Dunlap, Mansfield University of Pennsylvania The Conversation Partners Program (CPP) allows you to meet people in State College who are from different cultures, and helps you understand more about your partner and the country they are from....