“Where are you from?” – My body freezes, my heart starts beating faster and the words struggle to come out of my mouth… Ok, maybe not this dramatic but oh boy is it a difficult question to answer!
Category: Edition 2
The search for identity in the 21st century
Film recommendation: the Oscar-nominated film “The Worst Person In The World” explores interesting ideas about finding identity in a world in which anything is possible.
A remark calling us to embrace the complexity and variety of one’s identity.
The CIROS board presents: Tastes like home!
Today, we would like to share this collection of recipes that have a special place in our hearts because they remind us of home. Be that – because it is a specialty from our home country, a dish from our childhood, or because it reminds us of the people we love – our friends and family – whom we used to share this meal with. These dishes are as unique as every single of us because they are fundamentally part of who we are.
We hope that you will enjoy exploring these recipes. Hopefully, you will try some of them out yourself!
Interviewing first-year students: What about identity?
We asked numerous first- and second-year IRO students about how their identity has changed throughout their experiences at university. Here are their responses…