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

Hamde Daoud, Finding My Own Path

Fatoumata Jaiteh, The Power and Progression of Inevitable Change

Sarah Malik, Not a Snake in Sight

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

Tenzin Phuntsock, Facing the Clouds

Mannal Sadiq, The Unknown Blessing of Tenth Grade Biology

Vivi Wandji, Immigrant Family and the Unknown