Crossing the Globe: Building a Home Away from Home


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Studying abroad, living in a foreign place can be amazingly exciting yet nerve racking. Crossing the Globe invites you to join Engineering and Counseling and Wellness faculty to explore important topics related to such unique experiences.

Building a Home Away from Home

Having a home away from home is important for the well-being of international students. However, the makeup of such a home could vary for different individuals. What can be the key ingredients for such a home away from home and how can international students build such a home for themselves?


  • Dr. John Mendoza-Garcia
  • Dr. William Pelletier
  • Dr. Gloria Kim