Missouri State University offers several opportunities to study abroad, including Japan and China. Whether you are a student or a typical traveler, there some cultural differences you should know. In Japan, don’t bow like in the movies When visiting Japan, there’s one mistake that most people make when greeting someone, said Hiromi Elliston, instructor of […]
The Middle East is a region rich in culture, history and language. Many people on the Western side of the world, however, don’t have a clue about what it is like to live in, or even hold a simple conversation with someone from the Middle East. According to Islam Farag, a graduate teaching assistant in […]
Only about one percent of college students from the United States study abroad. With such opportunities to increase cultural competency, gain leadership skills and improve world views, Missouri State University has made efforts to get more students to take these trips and for more international students to study at MSU.