By Da’Chelle Burnett

The U.S. economy has been trending lately, from the education system, politicians, to natural disasters. Lojain Ahmed, an 18-year-old third-year student at Western Michigan University, is from Kuwait. After being a U.S. resident for nearly three years, she shared her thoughts on Kuwait’s and the U.S.’s differences in education and other economic features. Here‘s an edited audio clip of the conversation.