When Shamema Nasrin and her husband moved from Bangladesh to Spokane to attend the WSU College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, they didn’t know how to drive.
They didn’t know how to use a swipe card, pay taxes, or how to register for a Social Security number, which is required of international students.
“Everything was new,” Nasrin said recently of the couple’s experiences when they arrived in 2015. She and her husband both were pursuing doctoral degrees at WSU Health Sciences Spokane.
To help a growing number of international students attending the College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Nasrin … » More …