Interesting Facts about MOSAIC members:
|* 45% are four-year students from other countries "Internationals"|
|* 10% are year-long exchange students|
|* 35% are American students "Locals"|
|* 10% of us have claims to both foreign countries and the United States|
|* 55% either live or have lived in a Language House during their time at CC.|
|* 70% speak at least 2 languages, and all members are studying a language other than their own|
|* The average age of a MOSAIC member is 21|
|* Only 25% of us have blue or green eyes|
|* 65% don't mind blue cheese|
|* 90% have played in intramurals|
|* 35% prefer the mountains|
|* 25% prefer the beach|
|* 35% love both|
|* 10% are Freshmen|
|* 25% are Sophmores|
|* 30% are Juniors|
|* 35% are Seniors|
* MOSAIC members are very optimistic; all members except for two see the glass as half-full!
MOSAIC members come from all over the world. Some of the countries of origin for students present and past are:
Japan, Bahrain, Nepal, Myanmar, Peru, England, Colombia, Germany, Sweden, Venezuela, Spain, China, Bulgaria, Mexico, Senegal, Hong Kong, Brazil, Chile, Russia, Italy, Panama, India, Costa Rica.
Like most people, we have allergies too! Some of these include:
Cat hair, dust, penicillin, animals, grass, coconut, shellfish, bee stings, and worst of all; bad food, disorganization, and mismatching colors.
While football aka "SOCCER" is by far the most popular sport among MOSAICists, we also enjoy:
Tennis, running, swimming, dancing, basketball, field hockey, horseback riding, volleyball, ice hockey, rock/ice Climbing, lacrosse, ping pong, and four-sqaure.
Some of the reasons that international/exchange students chose to study in the United States:
Educational system, scholarship availability, greater course variety, learn/improve english language skills, opportunity to study abroad, Liberal Arts Education, and one was forced to by parents.
MOSAIC members have had many opportunities to live/study abroad. Some of their destinations included:
France, Germany, India, Wales, Swaziland, Saudi Arabia, Scotland, Spain, Botswana, Mexico, Taiwan, Singapore, Tanzania, Greece, Zambia, Ghana.