If you have plans to head to another country, and you're interested in learning a little more about the perspectives and culture of the people there, see if you can find a podcast about it. We highlight a few language- and culture-specific podcasts here.
As the world becomes more interconnected, businesses will require a more global workforce—employees who are able to work across and within other countries and cultures. That requires not only language skills, but the ability to adapt and find common ground.
In this video, a retired Army major describes the presentation of material wealth in Qatar.
In this video, a retired Army major describes the reception of the U.S. military in Qatar.
In this video, a retired Army lieutenant colonel describes life and religion in Qatar.
In this video, an Army captain discusses women in Qatar.
In this video, a retired Army lieutenant colonel describes current and past infrastructure in Qatar.
Cities around the United States use food, through events such as food festivals, as a way to connect the diverse threads of their communities, and to introduce people to cultures they may not know much about.
The 35th Operations Group coordinates annually with the orphanage to provide food, games, presents and holiday cheer to the children.
Local farmers presented students of M.C. Perry and Iwakuni Elementary School with mikans, a citrus fruit similar to mandarin oranges, and in exchange the students surprised them with thank-you gifts.