Spring 2011 Volume 1(1)

Spring 2011

Journal of International Students (Spring 2011)

Study Abroad/ Student Reflections

1. First Arrival in the U.S. from China by Will Liang ……………………………………………….. 4

2. My Visit to Manakamana Temple by Anjana Thapa ……………………………………………. 5

3. My Journey with Culture Shock in the U.S by Roshan Rajak .……………………………….. 6

4. Newari Cuisine- Best Traditional Nepali Food by Samarpan Maharjan ………………… 7

5. My Journey to the Land of Opportunity and Freedom by Partikshya Khadka………… 7

6. Trend of Social Networking among College Students by Samridhi Bhandari………….. 8

Research Articles

7. Social Meida Use: An Exploratory Test of Effects on the Daily Lives of College Students

    By Barbara Barnett & Katherine Cothern …………………………………………………………..  9

8. Segregation-The Act of Sequestering: Lessons from the History

    By Charlotte Foster …………………………………………………………………………………………..  16

9. A Case Study of Social and Media Influence on Religion

    By Miranda Dawn Emery …………………………………………………………………………………. 18

10. Distance Learning in Colleges and Universities by Pamela Shultz ……………………… 25

Book Review

11. Cooperative Learning to Teach English as a Second Language………………………….. 28