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 Liberian expert discusses the effects of the Second Civil War in Liberia.
In this video, a Liberian expert discusses family in Liberia.
In this video, a Liberian expert discusses military rule in Liberia.
In this video, a Liberian expert discusses colonization in Liberia.
In this video, a Liberian expert discusses clothing in Liberia.
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.
What's so important about a country's name? It has everything to do with national identity and heritage. Read about some countries that have changed their names, and how those names were or weren't accepted.
What happens to culture when a language dies? Today we look at language extinction, and what that means for the loss of cultural knowledge and identity.