ColumbiaMagazine.com
Printed from:

Welcome to Columbia Magazine  
 





























 
Hosting international students is extraordinary opportunity

By Glen Hunt, host parent
LWC International Student Program

As a host family for Lindsey Wilson College, Kathy and I get an extraordinary opportunity to share our life experiences with young, international students from around the world. We attempt to share aspects of our cultural values without promoting the same. This is a continuous & very distinct exchange of information between the various cultures.

On Sunday, March 8, 2020, we had another opportunity to do exactly that as we took the ladies to Somerset, KY. After an excellent lunch at the "Mellow Mushroom", the ladies went shopping while we parked the trucks under a shady tree and took a well deserved nap in the spring-like weather. Isn't life grand?!!

Host families play a big part in introducing international students to American life. Sharing local and family traditions with international students will help them understand what America is all about.


They are young, they are here in Columbia, and they are eager to learn about American life beyond the college campus. This particular group of young ladies make up the LWC Tennis Team.

If you would like more information about LWC's International Host Family program, please contact Sabine Eastham at easthams@lindsey.edu or call 270-384-8236.


This story was posted on 2020-03-11 13:28:33
Printable: this page is now automatically formatted for printing.
Have comments or corrections for this story? Use our contact form and let us know.



ISP students and hosts at dinner



2020-03-11 - Somerset, KY - Photo by Innocent Bystander.
ISP students are pictured with their respective host parents: left Glen & Kathy Hunt and Lynn & Steve Henry, all from Columbia, KY. Not pictured are Maria & Corey Ruff who are Alexandra's host family.

Read More... | Comments? | Click here to share, print, or bookmark this photo.



 




























 
 
Quick Links to Popular Features


Looking for a story or picture?
Try our Photo Archive or our Stories Archive for all the information that's appeared on ColumbiaMagazine.com.

 

Contact us: Columbia Magazine and columbiamagazine.com are published by D'Zine, Ltd., PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.
Phone: 270.403.0017


Please use our contact page, or send questions about technical issues with this site to webmaster@columbiamagazine.com. All logos and trademarks used on this site are property of their respective owners. All comments remain the property and responsibility of their posters, all articles and photos remain the property of their creators, and all the rest is copyright 1995-Present by Columbia! Magazine and D'Zine, Ltd. Privacy policy: use of this site requires no sharing of information. Voluntarily shared information may be published and made available to the public on this site and/or stored electronically. Anonymous submissions will be subject to additional verification. Cookies are not required to use our site. However, if you have cookies enabled in your web browser, some of our advertisers may use cookies for interest-based advertising across multiple domains. For more information about third-party advertising, visit the NAI web privacy site.