E4: No Place Like Home

“NNENNA’S DIARY” EPISODE 4 “No Place Like Home” Home is the place where the heart is, no matter where you are. Time is running out and Nnenna must decide whether she will make America her second home.

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NNENNA’S DIARY

So excited about this project ladies!!! A new web series "Nnenna's diary" will be coming up soon on July 1st. It tells the story of an international student in America seeking to stay long term after graduation. However, the immigration system poses several challenges as well as pressures from back home. What will Nnenna do? …

$$$MONEY$$$

International Student Edition Money is on the mind of most international students. How do I pay for my tuition fees, rent, feeding, clothing, and other expenses? How do I financially support my family back home? For international students, unable to get a job on campus and unauthorized to work off campus, the struggle becomes real.

I Am Free! I Can Do Whatever I Want!

International Student Edition Image: iStock I realized this one thing when I became an international student in Canada: I.Am.Free!!! I can do whatever I want and no one is watching me! My family is far away and nobody here cares about what I do or don’t do! I can pretend to be the good daughter …

In Style with the Crowd

International Student Edition It’s a new country with new people who talk, dress, behave, and live differently than you, an international student. You want to identify with your new mates by changing your accent, dressing like them, taking on their habits, etc. There is nothing wrong with imitating their ways, just as long as it …

Seize the Opportunity!

My heart goes out to the international students around the world because I was once an international student and know exactly what it means! It's an entire experience of its own when you have to embrace a new country, culture, language, food, and all the things that follow. There needs to be an adaptation process in order to adjust to the new environment, however as born-again Christians, we shouldn't forget that we're missionaries wherever the Lord sends us: So, we should seize this opportunity!