Author Archives: Adanna Ogbenna

About Adanna Ogbenna

A first-generation Nigerian and a student in the MADR program who wishes to go on to law school and to one day be able to use all of her education to support Nigeria in its continuous development.

Cross Generational Conflict: Culture Conflict Within Immigrant Families

New: Slides from this session are available here. It is often difficult coming to another country that is completely different from your home country, were there are different societal norms and values. Many immigrants find it difficult to adjust to the ever many changes that they experience when coming to a new place. But for the first and second generations  they sometimes come across what people consider an identity crisis. Trying to balance their roots with trying to adapt to the host countries new societal Continue reading →