Student Essays

These essays were written by Normandale students who identify as members of diaspora communities. Our Normandale community is grateful for their willingness to share their wisdom and insights. Are you a Normandale student with an essay to share? Please email Internationalization Coordinator Jen Bouchard jennifer.bouchard@normandale.edu.

Jacqueline Akuamoah-Boateng, Pause, Reset, Move On

Vu Nguyen, Overcoming Language Barriers and Cultural Shock: How to Adapt to a New Life in the United States Quickly for New Immigrants?

Vivi Wandji, Immigrant Family and the Unknown