Studying in the U.S. is one of lifeís most valuable experiences, affecting a studentís academic career, future profession, and perspective of the world. Alternative curriculum, innovative teaching styles, and different classroom cultures allow students to learn in new ways. Experiencing a multicultural setting is an invaluable tool for competing in a global work environment. By presenting new challenges, students can stimulate a sense of curiosity, rise to new challenges, and appreciate the diversity they experience. It is the new generationís responsibility to take advantage of the opportunity to learn about various cultures in order to increase global awareness and enrich communities all over the world.