My Personal Cultural Artifacts

I am immersed in a variety of different cultures. “Culture is the collective programming of the mind which distinguishes the members of one category of people from another.” (G. Hofstede) I am a member of the LDS Church. This religion has a distinct culture, and my geographical and social location (as a full-time student living […]

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Being the “Other”

Observations I went to mass at a Catholic church in Orem on Saturday night. The church itself can be intimidating; it is huge and has various stuctures for the which outsiders might not know the purpose. Because there is so much room, people sit very far a part from one another, unless they are sitting […]

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