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International students have additional challenges

Edward Collins, psychology freshman, bends backwards in the talent portion of the the 2017 Mr. and Mrs. Caribfest in Akin Auditorium on Sept 28. Photo by Marissa Daley

Andrea Pedon, Reporter

May 18, 2018

Àlex Martínez Roca, taps his foot nervously against the airplane carpet floor as he takes his first look out the window of his new home for the next four years. After living in Barcelona, Spain his entire life he doesn’t know what to expect when coming to America to play college tennis. Howeve...

International students immersed in English language

Saleh Alhariqi and Nawaf Almutairi go through English workbooks in the Intensive English Language Institute conversation and grammar class Tuesday. Photo by Lauren Roberts

miguel jaime

November 20, 2014

One by one the students entered the room with smiles and greetings for their instructor. They each pulled out their books and began participating in discussions like any other class. But this isn’t like any other class. This is an English course for international students who don’t know much En...

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