Questioning Personal Identities

Supporting Heritage-Seeking Students Abroad

  • Randall Yamaoka Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey
Keywords: cross-cultural issues, education abroad, ethics equity and social justice, student learning and development, student services, university/higher education


Every time we travel abroad we, as human beings, encounter many experiences that might challenge our identity. How can we, as international educators, help support students prior, during, and after their international experiences?