This is the resource webpage for the use of International Students / Scholars to get to know some of the
social and cultural features of the area in which they are to conduct their studies and research. Moreover, some tib
- bits will be given depending upon the region involve so that making the both journey and theur stay more memorable.
It was for the reason why the critical aspect of InterCultural Communications have been applied.
Thus, and likewise, there are associated blogs and websites so that these various sites will be more
easy to understand. The major point of this effort is to assure that they do have welcome mat in being here, and that
they should as often as possible contribute back by teaching something of their own cultures in return.
Mr. Roger Meredith Christian
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NightLife ), RMC WebSite ][ Madrid Night Life ( NightLife ), RMC Commercial WebSite ]; Moscow, Russia [ Moscow Night Life ( NightLife ), RMC WebSite ][ Moscow Night Life ( NightLife ), RMC Commercial WebSite ]; Oslo, Norway [ Oslo Night Life ( NightLife ), RMC WebSite ][ Oslo Night Life ( NightLife ), RMC Commercial WebSite ]; Paris, France [ Paris Night Life ( NightLife ), RMC WebSite ][ Paris Night Life ( NightLife ), RMC Commercial WebSite ]; Prague, The Czech Republic [ Prague Night Life ( NightLife ), RMC WebSite ][ Prague Night Life ( NightLife ), RMC Commercial WebSite ]; and Rome, Italy [ Rome Night Life ( NightLife ), RMC WebSite ][ Rome Night Life ( NightLife ), RMC Commercial WebSite ]. This is an International Intercultural Communications Networking Process [ Paris France International InterCultural Communications [
The Tour into the City of Paris, France.]
Resource - how to use:
Your will note all the links. They will lead you to various topics, sociocultural discoruse, and other
items relating to InterCultural Communications. Moreover, there several graphics, pictures, and photos - some are linked to websites. While others are not.
So you will have something to keep your time in exploring with added interests.
What you will likewise will find out is that there are other state webpages. They are in the main
similar. Yet in some instances more different. It all depends upon the area and available online resources to
Most importantly, there are the available Scholarship and Granting Programs being offered specifically
for International Students / Scholars. I will try to keep them updated.
None - the - less, and for new arrivals you may want to join the International Students / Scholars Network.
This is being developed to assist you further in your social and cultural transitions - to be sure they will be many. America
is a complex country.
Most of all have a good time. Your stay, as it is hoped, will be the best years of your lives.
Here on this part of the web page I will be placing more additional logos and text links from those groups whose function
is to assist Interantional Students / Scholars. Down below, I will likewise adding those OnLine social and cultural
programs I am spinning off and creating from my from my Night LIfe ( NightLife ), RMC Online Internet Network base.
I am also looking for news press releases.
So if you have an item of Dance, Theatre, Social, Cultural, Crafts, Food, Performance, Scientific Discovery, or
items which deals with the scope of this International Students / Scholars OnLine program, including the Academia ~ International
Students / Scholars ~ News ~ interests please email me - see the following.........
The InterCultural Communications aspect of this site, as well as all the others websites in this cross-webbing process
[ as per the footers below ] is when you take your [ the International Students / Scholars who are reading this ] home
country experiences and compare them with both the various cultural insights [ suich as the blogs on the right hand side bars
] of Americana, and the included Activities Resources and see what are the unique differences. This prepares you immediately
to understand the operating functional scope of InterCutlrual Communications - by such initial social and cultural comparisons;
the personal experience of seeing differences.
It is these unique difference with which you have to offer your fellow American Students / Scholars. The methods
in which you employ are the various forms of InterCutlrual Communications. Thus a traditional form of national dance
and its various stylings are just as significant idenity realities as lets say a seminar on your national water resources.
Both gives a more complete of not only the quality of your national character, but even more important the key factors in
Thus InterCultural Communications are employed by:
Two: Employment of the various media.
Three: Course Work.
Eight: Physical and Sexual Interactions.
Nine: The idea of a personal faith - religious or secular.
Ten: The perception of both human knowledge and science.
It is not the substance which should be the determined factor, but the mode of both personal pride, tempered with the
adult posture of humility, which all of us have, and the willingness to share what is in fact the uniqueness of who
you actually are; the national character of your own nation. It is not the seeking difference which is the end,
but the full psychic impact of the resulting self-discovery processes which emotionally and intellegently is likewise created
within both the observers and participants of InterCultrual Communications.
de la revue de avant de garde : This is the news magazine " of the Avant Garde " Ithaca,
New York. Moreover, this magazine symbolizes the authentic character of the American Revolution of 1776.
fr:/ Ceci est la revue de nouvelles « du Avant
Garde » Ithaca, New York. De plus, cette revue symbolise le caractère authentique de la Guerre d'indépendance américaine de
To the International Students / Scholars who are contributing to America's academia cultural, the above photo is one
individual leader of an assortment of Human Honors for Culture and Science personalities representitive in the ongoing development of The American Civilization; and its growing and complex diversities.
What you see and what you are interacting with, and under the protective " IVY " of academic freedoms, on and off campus,
the lifestyles you are witnessing, came about as a result of their leadership, and what it represents to your experiences
while you are here. Good advive [ Two ] from Mr. Roger M. Christian
This is high'ly recommended, and is one of the very few items I will ever suggest you to enroll in immediately - if your
are going to drive in the US / Canada. RMC
When you hear the name AAA, the first thing that comes to mind is probably maps and emergency road service, two of the cornerstones of our organization. But these days AAA is known for much more - assisting people in many facets
of their lives, including travel and lodging; auto buying, leasing, renting, and repair; financial services such as loans
and credit cards; and insurance needs.
The top portion of this web page is for general use for International Students / Scholars groups [ those with no formal
organizations ]. organizations, and various International Students / Scholars Affairs service professionals through America's
and Canadian Academia.
Whats on the lower section, are the various linkages for more personal use of each International Student / Scholars.
Scattered through out , later on, will be more milder topics and good clean jokes and addtional party related - suggested
Blogs, Bloggers, and Journals:
These will give a wider field in which to explore. Websites generally related to something being sold or to
convince you to consider a point of view. Blogs, bloggers, and journals, on the other hand, gives you a better picture
of the community spirit and consciousness of its contributors,
The Association of International Educators - NAFSA is an association of individuals worldwide advancing international education and exchange. It serves its members,
their institutions and organizations, and others engaged in international education and exchange and global workforce development.
The Institute of International Education - A global higher education agency which administers the Fulbright Program and provides training and, leadership development
programs for public and private sector professionals around the world. It also initiates projects that help students and scholars
worldwide, including testing and advising, scholarships, information on opportunities for international study, and emergency
Open Doors Online - This resourceful guide provides data and statistics on international students, scholars, U.S. study abroad programs, as
well as a student visa policy forum and a community college resource. The annual “Open Doors” report is also a
useful tool on topics related to international education.
IIE Passport - A resource for searching study abroad programs, with advice on how to maximize time abroad, and other informative articles
and features to help students before leaving for another country.
The International Education Financial Aid - A search site for financial aid, college scholarship and grant information for international students wishing to study
abroad. The Web site has a college scholarship search and grant listings plus international student loan programs and other
information to promote study abroad.
The items below is to assist you in obtaining wider resource access by networking through the Internet. The sites
depicted are based around keyword usage. Your efforts, as well as your voluntary participation in the open online forums
upgrades the available resources by sharing with other International Students / Scholars. The keywords usage is the attraction. Who? International Students / Scholars. What ? Information. Why ? To maintain
a wider support based.
On this web page [ which I spell at times WebPage ] you will note that it is sectionalized to fit the region in which
your academic institution resides. None the less, as you see at the side navigation, these are other regions which are
The aim of constructing this web site [ which I spell at times WebSite ] as such is to not only give you a peek of whats
going on at another location, but more importanly, get you to network correspondingly.
The clubs, social, dances, and proposed or on going working groups, either online, or at a local cafe' are selected
to enhance personal interaction with those who have similars taste, habits, and attitudes. This is very specific, in
as much as this is to aid you in a quicker transition in developing local sociocultrual, or sociospiritual connections
so that the personal isolation traditional felt by International Students / Scholars are likewise eased.
Please be careful, and when in doubt about a local club, event or someone who approached you off campus, do not hesitate
in contacting your campus International Students / Scholars Affairs Office, or Police. This is a distinct duty in which
you will find your own legs faster in walking through the cultural and social behavioral climate of America. Good advice
[ One ] from Mr. Roger M. Christian
International students to receive £240,000 in scholarship funding
High-flying international students who begin courses at the University of Bath
in 2007 will benefit from a 17 per cent increase in funding for the University’s scholarship scheme.
The £240,000 University of Bath International Scholarships programme is open to all students from outside
the European Union applying for full-time undergraduate or masters courses beginning in September 2007.
A total of 80 scholarships each worth £3000 will be awarded to academically excellent international
students. Forty scholarships will be awarded to undergraduate candidates and a further 40 to masters applicants. All awards
will be based on the information provided in the student’s application.
"Every year we welcome students from over 100 countries to the University of Bath and about a quarter
of our students come from outside the UK," said Professor Jane Millar, Pro-Vice Chancellor for Strategic Development.
"We are delighted that so many outstanding students were awarded scholarships through our scheme in
2006. They represent more than 30 nationalities at undergraduate and masters level. All our scholarship holders are automatically
members of our Scholars’ Forum and have the opportunity to meet the other award holders at a series of special events.
"This increased investment in the scheme for 2007 means that we can encourage an even greater number
of talented students to come and study with us."
Management student Betty Tjong from Indonesia is enthusiastic about the programme. She said: "When
I first found out about getting an international students’ scholarship, I was completely thrilled! The University of
Bath has not only given me a sense of satisfaction, but it has also provided me with the chance to develop as a successful
The University of Bath is consistently ranked as one of the UK’s top dozen universities, and
in 2005 was short-listed for the Sunday Times University of the Year award.
Given its reputation for academic and research excellence, its global vision and its location in the
UN World Heritage city of Bath it is not surprising that more than 2,500 students from across the world have chosen to study
The University of Bath is one of the UK's leading universities, with an international reputation
for quality research and teaching. In 16 subject areas the University of Bath is rated in the top ten in the country. View
a full list of the University's press releases: http://www.bath.ac.uk/news/releases
Queen's gift of life just the ticket for Valentine's Day
Mixing Fun w / Acadmia
The SWOT society (Students Working Overseas Trust) announced that this year was the 30th anniversary of the
Queen’s University SWOT Fashion Show, which last year raised almost £50,000 for vital medical equipment in third-world
hospitals. Tickets are on sale from today for the fashion show which takes place on Tuesday 13 February in the Whitla Hall
at Queen’s. Attending the event is not only the ideal Valentine’s aperitif for all fashionistas, but is also a
valuable gift for the thousands of people in hospitals in third-world countries who will benefit from the show’s proceeds.
Organised by fourth year Medicine and Dentistry students at Queen’s, the Fashion Show will feature a
range of clothes from over 20 Belfast high street stores including Coast, Miss Selfridge, Primark, Hobbs’ and even 70’s
shop The Rusty Zip.
Last year over £45,000 was raised, with one of the main beneficiaries, Chitokoki Mission Hospital in Zambia,
using their donation to buy life saving surgery equipment, which included a diathermy unit. This is a standard piece of equipment
in GP surgeries across Northern Ireland that prevents excessive blood lose. The staff in Chitokoki Mission Hospital had previously
been tying catgut stitches until they received this valuable piece of equipment.
Explaining how the money is raised, Joseph Kane, a member of the SWOT Committee said: “All students
who join SWOT take part in fundraising events during the year, from taking blood pressure in shopping centres to the fashion
show. We then get together and decide which third-world locations will benefit most from the money raised.”
The event is sponsored by First Trust Bank and Gwyn Brewer, Student Advisor at the University Road branch
said: “This is the seventh year that First Trust Bank has supported the SWOT Fashion Show and we are delighted to once
again be involved with such a vital fundraising event. We fully commend the dedication and hard work of SWOT, as they use
their talents to enrich the lives of others.”
Thanking the students for their efforts, Professor Gerry McCormac, Pro-Vice Chancellor at Queen’s added:
“These students give up their time throughout the whole year to raise money, and especially for the Fashion Show. People
who attend just have to enjoy themselves, by buying a ticket they have already contributed to the SWOT charity."
Tickets costing £20 will are available from the Students’ Union, Belfast’s Virgin Megastore and
by telephoning TicketMaster on 028 9032 3744.
For further information on SWOT or the fashion show, please contact members Lynsey Downing, 07739 306
869, or Joseph Kane, 07745 541 457, or visit the website www.qubswot.co.uk
Professor Gerry McCormac, Pro-Vice-Chancellor at Queen’s, with medical students, Eimear King, Johnny
Boylan, Phillip Hall as Cupid, and (kneeling) First Trust Bank Student Advisor Gwyn Brewer.
Fourth year Medicine students model a selection of fashion on the catwalk at this years 30th
annual SWOT Fashion Show.
Italy Tour First class private tours throughout Italy.
Activities Directory and the various links which are involved gives you a broad context of those social
and cutlrual activities which will give you a better understanding of Americana. Thus providing additional information
resources from which you can both socially and culturally adapt better to the circumstance of your home academic institution
local environments. If for this reason why the following links are listed. Others will added later on after they are
More importantly, are included additional mean by which you may want to contribute your unique insights
which directly comes from your on national experience which you have found to be more unqiue since coming the the United States.
Thus, as an immediate result you have become a valued assest int this process. Thus there are cutlrual democratic online networks
which are open to you in which your present can become known and thus petitioned for additional information as a result.
This is the actual Working of OnLine InterCultural Communications.
America has a set of traditional folkways. We as a peoples ( please note the plural of this term )have constructed
over the decades and centuries a set of covenants known as traditions or folkways if you will. They are not necessarily
all the time adhered to, but all Americans none the less, understands them as American.
Thus the listed cultural information now being provided after this explanatory comment
the one single factor, as you likewise should be informed, is that the American revolution is the actual demonstration
and political consequences thereof and pretaining to, the liberation of the middle class.
The set of folkways which emerged out of this histroical aspect, to this very day is under continual change, is the American
ethos you are now a part of. We as a peoples, as you should be likewise be cautioned, have not made it exactly
right for all of our citizen's; the central factor in the assured quarantee of this revolution is the social, cultrual and
economic circumstance of assuring the critical aspect inclusion. Good advice [ Three ] from Mr. Roger M. Christian
American dance customs since about 1870s [ traditionals ]
The combination of these speicalized webing arrangement of sites are to give focus, and a training manual
text in developing Intercultural Communications Internet Network, and the basis of its development, Cultural Democracy.
This adds a unique supportive feature in the additional developement of the Inter - Cities Cultural Communications Program
initiated by Mr. Roger M. Christian.
International International Communications: There a several aspects in shared human experiences, and the aspiration they contain which bond a people to a culture
and behavior. The ongoing process of development contained within this website sequencing of websites are to give bench
marks of what is entailed in various culture's and nation's experience.
InterCultrual Communications: There is a process in how to examine then promote basic features of the full cultural experience. This website
is an interactive education - orientation process which likewise enlist additonal information by each participant of there
own efforts of personal discoveries; thus will add them according to the value of the information being provided.
International InterCultural Communications and International Students / Scholars role finctions. Here within this WebSite footer you will see several links which are connected to the major website
with InterCultural Communications are it subject matter, as well as in its promotions within the Internet. This has
now proved to most effective, as you are now see thins as a result of earned google dot com rankings.