Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Everyone experiences culture shock to some degree when trying to adapt to a foreign culture. Customs, traditions, habits, means of expression, and much more are very different. For some people adjustment can be more challenging than for others given different cultural biases, demographics, and historical backgrounds of the host country. Below are some suggested websites to help overcome certain diversity-based obstacles in Italy if encountered:

Also, keep in mind that the Syracuse University Florence staff are here to listen and provide support. Don’t hesitate to:

  • Ask questions
  • Give suggestions
  • Tell us what you need