Reentry Information

Welcome Home and Back to Gustavus!

Culture shock is the expected confrontation with the unfamiliar; re-entry shock is the unexpected confrontation with the familiar.
Dr. Michael Paige, Maximizing Study Abroad, p. 143

All of us at the Center for International and Cultural Education (CICE) extend our warmest greetings to you as you venture home from what we hope was an incredible and enriching semester or January. We look forward to seeing you on-campus and hearing your stories. Please feel free to stop by the office and share with us.

In the mean time as you re-adjust, here are some resources to help you transition smoothly back to life at home. Or to help you utilize your experience in the job world.

 

Faculty / Administrator / Staff resource - Understanding Your Study Abroad Returnee