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dc.contributor.authorToman, Gentry
dc.contributor.editorToman, Gentry
dc.identifier.citationInterviewee Toman, Gentry, “Culture Shock: A Challenge Turned Chance With Gentry Toman.” Interview by Beth Fentress. University of Kansas Center for East Asian Studies Interview Series, May 22, 2018.en_US
dc.descriptionGentry Toman graduated from the University of Kansas in May of 2018 with an Anthropology B.A. and a degree in East Asian Languages and Cultures with a concentration in Chinese Language and Literature. After going to China as a tourist in 2010 with her Chinese class, she first studied abroad in Zhengzhou through the NSLI-Y program in the summer of 2012. After that, she received a scholarship to study abroad in Xi'an through her community college in 2014, and she later received the Chinese Government Scholarship through KU to return to Xi'an for the 2016-2017 academic year. She has traveled to many other Chinese sites including Qinghai, Suzhou, Guilin, Beijing, and Kaifeng.en_US
dc.description.abstractGentry Toman answers four questions regarding her study abroad experiences. She discusses her challenges, her favorite story, the impact study abroad had on her future, and the skills she gained along the way.en_US
dc.description.sponsorshipCenter for East Asian Studiesen_US
dc.description.sponsorshipUniversity of Kansasen_US
dc.publisherUniversity of Kansas, Center for East Asian Studiesen_US
dc.relation.ispartofseriesStudy Abroad Impact Interview Series;
dc.subjectstudy abroaden_US
dc.subjectEast Asiaen_US
dc.subjectGentry Tomanen_US
dc.subjectForeign Language Area Studiesen_US
dc.subjectGentry Tomanen_US
dc.subjectculture shocken_US
dc.subjectChinese Government Scholarshipen_US
dc.subjectCenter for East Asian Studiesen_US
dc.titleCulture Shock: A Challenge Turned Chance With Gentry Tomanen_US
kusw.kuauthorDoll, Vickie
kusw.kudepartmentCenter for East Asian Studiesen_US
kusw.kudepartmentEast Asian Collectionsen_US

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