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International Student and Scholar Events

» Upcoming Events

  • January 25, 2019 (Friday) International Student Orientation: We will be sharing information on immigration regulations, social security numbers, employment, bank accounts, health insurance, and other pertinent topics.  Argyros Forum 201, 2-4 .pm. Sign up here.
  • February 8, 2018 (Friday) – Nobody told me this!: Learn how to navigate the American classroom, adapt to new culture, and adjust to life in the US. Center for Global Education, 3-4 p.m. Sign up here.
  • February 12, 2019 (Tuesday) Curricular Practical Training (CPT)/Internship Session: Are you interested in working off-campus in a job related to your degree? If so, attend our CPT session! Learn who qualifies for CPT and how and when to apply. Center for Global Education, 3-4 p.m. Sign up here.
  • Optional Practical Training (OPT) Session: For international students in F-1 status who plan on working after graduation (Spring 2019 or Summer 2019). It will cover the regulations and rules for OPT as well as the application process. No sign up required. (choose one):
    • February 20, 2019 (Wednesday), Argyros Forum 209B, 3-4 p.m.
    • February 21, 2019 (Thursday), Argyros Forum 209B, 12-1 p.m.

+ - Past Workshops & Events

  • November 14, 2018: OPT Panel Discussion
  • November 13, 2018: International Student Mixer
  • November 12, 2018: Global Fest
  • November 9, 2018: CPT Panel Discussion
  • September 10, 2018: Curricular Practical Training (CPT)/Internship Session
  • September 12, 2018: American Culture and Cultural Adjustment Workshop
  • September 19, 2018: OPT SessionSeptember 20, 2018: OPT Session:
  • September 20, 2018: Navigating the American Classroom Workshop
  • October 5, 2018 (Friday) – International Student Welcome Dinner
  • August 21, 2018: Undergraduate International Student Orientation
  • August 22, 2018: Graduate International Student Orientation
  • August 23, 2018: Graduate International Student Orientation
  • April 10, 2018: J1 Scholar Event
  • March 7, 2018: CPT Panel Discussion
  • March 6, 2018: OPT Panel Discussion
  • February 21 and 22, 2018: OPT Sessions
  • February 21, 2018: Transitioning International Resumes to Fit the American Workplace
  • February 8, 2018:Navigating the American Classroom Workshop
  • February 6, 2018: American Culture and Cultural Adjustment Workshop
  • January 26, 2018 - International Student Orientation
  • October 27, 2017  - Immigration attorney session
  • October 13, 2017 - International Student Welcome Dinner
  • October 4 and October 5, 2017 - OPT Session
  • September 22, 2017 - Navigating the American Classroom Workshop
  • September 20, 2017 - American Culture and Cultural Adjustment Workshop
  • August 25, 2017 - Affinity Social for International Students
  • August 24, 2017 - Graduate International Student Orientation 
  • August 23, 2017 -  Rinker campus students only- Graduate International Student 
  • August 21, 2017 - Undergraduate International Student Orientation
  • May 3, 2017 - Panel discussion on friendships and romantic relationships
  • April 5, 2017 - Immigration Attorney Session
  • March 10, 2017 - OPT Panel Discussion
  • March 6, 2017 - CPT Panel Discussion
  • March 3, 2017 - Immigration Attorney Session 
  • March 2, 2017 - Resume Workshop
  • February 22 and 23, 2017: OPT Session
  • February 15, 2017 - Navigating the American Classroom Workshop
  • February 10, 2017 - American Culture and Cultural Adjustment Workshop 
  • January 27, 2017 - International Student Orientation
  • December 7, 2016 - International Scholar Social Reception
  • November 24, 2016 - Thanksgiving Dinner in the Student Union
  • November 9, 2016 - Resume Workshop
  • October 21, 2016 -  Ensuring Academic Integrity in All Your Work
  • October 13, 2016 - Immigration attorney session
  • October 7, 2016 – International Students Welcome Dinner
  • September 29, 2016: English Corner
  • September 27 and 28, 2016: OPT Session
  • September 22, 2016: Navigating the American Classroom Workshop 
  • September 12, 2016: Ensuring Academic Integrity in All Your Work (only MBA and MS. Accounting)
  • August 22-26, 2016: Graduate and Undergraduate International Student Orientation
  • OPT Panel Discussion
  • May 10, 2016 - Lady of the Palace Film Screening (Arabic subtitles) - Media Room - Henley Basement. Free admission @ 7 p.m.
  • April 28, 2016 - Funny Girl (In English)
  • April 26, 2016 - Immigration Attorney Session
  • April 5, 2016 - CPT Panel Discussion
  • March 1, 2016 - Resume Workshop
  • February 23rd & 24th, 2016 - OPT Session
  • February 18, 2016 - Immigration Attorney Session
  • February 12, 2016 - Navigating the American Classroom Workshop
  • February 11, 2016 - American Culture and Cultural Adjustment Workshop
  • December 3, 2015 - Resume and Cover Letter Workshop
  • November 5, 2015 - Windows of the World: Uniting Cultures through Dialogue
  • November 3, 2015 - International Food Fair
  • October 2nd & 14th, 2015 - Navigating the American Classroom Workshop
  • September 25, 2015 - American Culture and Cultural Adjustment Workshop
  • September 18, 2015 - International Students Welcome Dinner
  • August 28, 2015 - Affinity Social
  • August 27, 2015 - Undergraduate International Student Orientation
  • August 25, 2015 - Graduate International Students Orientation
If you have any questions, please contact Junko Takada.