People don’t judge others by their appearance and dress.

Women may dress immodestly (in your opinion and in comparison with women in your country), but it is not a signal or an invitation for men.

So I have summed up in this short piece a couple that I have learned here: “People are able to wear different types of clothes as long as they don’t violate rules, but each organization, gathering, party, etc., has different dress codes.

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Class participation is important back home, but doesn’t count as much as the final exams which pretty much decide our grades for a semester.

Assignments and homework do not contribute to a major part of our grade like they do here.” “If you ask many Nigerian young adults or teenagers, the dating culture is not as prominent in Nigeria as it is in many Western cultures.

We have to be serious and there is almost no joking in the classroom. However, I experienced something totally different here.

My English teacher sometimes brought homemade desserts to us.

“Since I did not come to the United States until last summer, everything for me was new at the very beginning. Usually when people in China see strangers, they ignore them and keep doing what they are doing. When I’m walking on campus, people I don’t even know say hello or smile at me all the time. They would ask, “I do not even know her, why is she smiling at me? Maybe some international students will not regard it as a big deal, but this makes me feel like Penn State Harrisburg is a big family.

Secondly, almost every professor allows us to eat during class.

I still remember when she knew my birthday was coming, she baked a special kind of cookies for all of my classmates and they sang the Happy Birthday song to me.

I was touched by this and I will never forget it, since I would never have this experience if I still studied in my home country.” “A funny story that happened to me during my second week in the US happened when I was in my first class.

For example, when you go for an interview you need to wear a formal suit.

Clothes should be neat and you need to change them every day.

One day, I did not have enough time to have lunch, so I brought some cookies to class.