Introduction to Academic Culture in North America
7 am - 8:30 am PTOnline
Once you set out to study in a different country, you dive into a new world full of new rules and practices. When it comes to academia, it is a whole another world presenting its own unique challenges and opportunities. This workshop aims to help you familiarize yourself with the academic culture in North America and navigate the “academic underlife” successfully. It will open new ways of seeing and understanding the academic world and its basic tenets.
-Email etiquette / Netiquette
-Communication with faculty and staff
-Learning and teaching styles
This workshop is led by Deniz Toker (GLS Specialist).