Being in another world: transcultural student experiences using service learning with families who are homeless.

@article{Hunt2007BeingIA,
  title={Being in another world: transcultural student experiences using service learning with families who are homeless.},
  author={Roberta J Hunt and Paula D. Swiggum},
  journal={Journal of transcultural nursing : official journal of the Transcultural Nursing Society},
  year={2007},
  volume={18 2},
  pages={167-74}
}
Developing skills in cultural competence is a recognized theoretical strategy in schools of nursing. Nursing faculty know that students need to be sensitized to the concept of diversity; however, many are struggling with the best way to teach cultural competence. This article describes transcultural experiences from service learning clinical rotations at a family homeless shelter, described by students as being in another world. Student narratives provide valuable information about structuring… CONTINUE READING

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