Cuyahoga Community College West and the Parma City School District presented the annual Culture Shock on April 18, 2013.
Susan W. Lohwater, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, English as a Second Language and ESL Coordinator, Advisor to International Club & Conversation Connection worked with the Parma City Schools to make it happen.
The event included tables representing various nationalities and cultures as well as multi-cultural performances.
In this video snippet, Johnny Wu gave examples of hate speech springing up in reaction to movies that portrayed Asians as villains. He said we should not believe the movies as truth - they are just movies.
There were also performances representing various cultures.