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International Student Handbook

2018
Handbook
Author: UMM International Student Program
Subject: Comprehensive information


A Conversation with American and Chinese Students

03/01/12
Michigan State
Author: Michigan State University
Subject: Culture


Bucking Cultural Norms, Asia Tries Liberal Arts

02/05/12
Chronicle of Higher Education
Author: Karin Fischer
Subject: Culture


China Conundrum

Author: Tom Bartlett and Karin Fischer
Subject: Culture


China Conundrum Part II

07/13/12
Chronicle of Higher Education
Author: Karin Fischer
Subject: Culture


Chinese International Students, Academic Stressors in the United States

12/01/09
College Student Journal
Author: Yan, Kun, Berliner, David C.
Subject: Academic Success


Chinese Students in U.S. Coming Home for Jobs

06/28/12
China Daily
Author: Chen Jia
Subject: Culture


Chinese Students in Undergraduate Programs: Understanding and Overcoming the Challenges

03/12/12
NAFSA Resource Library
Author: Scott G. Stevens
Subject: Adjustment


Chinese White Papers

05/01/11
NAFSA Resource Library
Author: Zinch, NAFSA
Subject: Recruitment


Colleges Adapt to New Kind of Students From Abroad

05/29/11
Chronicle of Higher Education
Author: Karin Fischer
Subject: Adjustment


Creating Inclusive College Classrooms

Center for Research on Learning and Teaching, University of Michigan
Author: Shari Saunders and Diana Kardia
Subject: Academic Success


Cultural Adjustment: A Guide for International Students

07/04/05
University of Texas
Subject: Culture


Finding Common Ground, Enhancing Interactions Between Domestic and International Students, A Guide for Academics

2010
Australian Learning and Teaching Council
Author: Australian Learning and Teaching Council
Subject: Academic Success


Globalization, Asian Modernity, Values, and Chinese Civil Society

04/01/12
China Media Research; Apr2012, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p18-25, 8p
Author: Zhang and Prosser
Subject: Culture


Instructional strategies to support students who are not native speakers

11/10/12
Center for Teaching and Learning, UMTC
Author: Martin, K., Lindgren, J.
Subject: Academic Success


Islands of Empowerment: Facilitating Multicultural Learning Communities in College

06/29/05
International Journal of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education
Author: Alicia Fedelina Chavez
Subject: Academic Success


Many Foreign Students Are Friendless in the U.S., Study Finds

06/14/12
Chronicle of Higher Education
Author: Karin Fischer
Subject: Culture


Meeting the Needs of International Students

CGU
Author: Lissa Peterson
Subject: Academic Success


Mindfulness, and the discourse between home and Intl Students in the UK

08/01/08
Journal of Student in International Education
Author: Nicola Peacock and Neil Harrison
Subject: Academic Success


NAFSA, Working with International Students or Scholars with Mental Health Issues

05/26/11
NAFSA Resource LIbrary
Author: NAFSA
Subject: Adjustment


Open Doors Report Fast Facts 2011

11/01/11
IEI
Author: Institute of International Education
Subject: Data


Open Doors Report State Facts 2011-Minnesota

11/11/12
IEI
Author: Institute of International Education
Subject: Data


Peer-ing Ahead: mentors help international students adapt to U.S. campus life

05/01/12
www.nafsa.org
Author: Marian Kisch
Subject: Adjustment


Problematizing the construct of "the Chinese learner": insights from ethnographic research

10/01/07
Educational Studies
Author: Trevor Grimshaw
Subject: Academic Success


Raising the Bar on Global Awareness

10/01/08
Communication Teacher
Author: Elisabeth Gareis
Subject: Culture


Selecting the Right Chinese Students

10/03/11
Chronicle of Higher Education
Author: Jiang Xeuqin
Subject: Recruitment


Tips for Native Enlighs Speakers - Speaking with Non-Native English Speakers

2012
University of Minnesota
Author: Barbara Kappler
Subject: Academic Success


Tips for working with Non Native Speakers

2012
University of Minnesota
Author: Barbara Kappler
Subject: Academic Success


Understanding the New Crop of Chinese Students

11/03/11
Chronicle of Higher Education
Author: Brock Read
Subject: Culture


Visa Status and its Effect on International Student Academic Success

07/02/05
University of Deleware
Author: Courtney M. Yount McGinnis
Subject: Academic Success


What Advisers Can Do to Serve Chinese Students

07/02/05
University of Washington
Author: Yun-Hwa Anna Chow
Subject: Academic Success


What the Chinese Want

05/18/12
Wall Street Journal
Author: Tom Doctoroff
Subject: Culture


What to do when you don't know what to do...

07/04/05
University of Minnesota
Author: Barbara Kappler
Subject: Academic Success


Writing across Borders (3 Parts)

11/01/10
Oregon State
Author: Oregon State University's Center for Writing and Learning
Subject: Academic Success