On-Campus Leadership - Share what you learned abroad with fellow UCI students
Develop your leadership skills, share international and global insights and knowledge with fellow UCI students while earning money, academic credit and/or developing professional skills. Apply for the following on-campus positions during spring or summer.
Global Leadership Certificate Program (GLCP)
Discover what it means to be a leader in a global context. Get involved at UCI and abroad. Develop leadership skills and put them into action! This certificate program can help set you apart as you transition from undergrad to the professional world. For more information check us out on the web link above or attend one of the below events:
- GLCP Information Session – Open to anyone to learn about the program
Monday, April 7, 2014
Student Services II, Room 1010
GLCP Annual Awards Reception
- GLCP Program Orientation – Open to registered participants
Wednesday, April 16, 2014
in Student Services II, Room 1010
- or -
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
in Student Services II, Room 1010
Tuesday May 20, 2014
Student Services II, Room 1010AB
RSVPs or inquiries should be directed to: email@example.com
Hear from graduating participants about their capstone project and what they have gained from GLCP.
UCI Extension TEFL Certificate Teach English Abroad.
What are you doing this summer? Program starts June 20.
Teaching English abroad is a great way start a new career and gain global experience. Your adventures abroad continue when you complete UCI Extension’s 10-week summer intensive program. Valuable benefits include the opportunity to interact with visiting international students, job referral assistance, and post-program staff support. To learn more, attend a free information session on campus:
- Wednesday, April 2, 3:30 – 4:30pm
- Thursday, April 3, 4:00 – 5:00pm
- Wednesday, May 14, 3:30 – 4:30pm
- Thursday, May 15, 5:00 – 6:00pm
UCI XIV Dalai Lama Endowed Scholarship – Apply by April 3, 2014.
This scholarship supports exceptional students who are committed to advancing the values of compassion, contemplation, courage, interconnectedness, collaboration, humility and service who want to design and launch ambitious "compassion-in-action" projects aimed at engaging campus and/or community members. The UCI XIV Dalai Lama Endowed Scholarship awards one student up to $10,000 for their 2014-2015 fees as well as a grant of up to $10,000 from the Dalai Lama Fellows to support the project costs.
UCEAP Research Award $1000 – Apply by May 3, 2014
These awards recognize undergraduate students who have distinguished themselves through their excellence in research conducted while abroad on a UCEAP program.To be eligible you must complete a final paper on your research by the end of spring quarter 2014. More details at the link above.
Internships in Washington D.C. (UCDC) or Sacramento (UCCS)
You've gained valuable experience and transferable skills abroad - now use those skills while gaining hands-on work experience interning in a globally-focused internship. Internships are available in virtually any field, including internship sites such as Amnesty International, Interpol, Center for International Policy, Center for Strategic and International Studies, Citizens for Global Solutions, US State Department, and many more! Come to an Information Session to learn more:
- UCDC: Tuesday, April 1 from 4-5 pm OR
Wednesday, April 2 from 11 am - 12 pm
Both sessions held in Student Services II, Rm. 1010
- UCCS: Watch this recorded Info Session now!
- UCDC Fall 2014 or Winter 2015: Monday, April 7 @ 4 pm
- UCCS: Summer 2014: Monday, April 14 @ 4 pm
- UCCS: Fall 2014 Policy Program: Friday, May 30 @ 4 pm
For more info, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 949-824-5400.
GoAbroad Featured Contributor Program – Earn $25 per article!
Do you want to write for an international audience that encompasses an average 1.3 million unique visitors and 5.1 million page views each month? Are you an expert when it comes to knowing the ins and outs of a specific destination, how to pack for an extensive stay abroad, or other travel related content? Do you have a passion for meaningful travel and the experience to prove it? Then GoAbroad.com would like to have you as a Featured Contributor!
English Conversation Program Facilitator - Enroll for Spring quarter now!
Mondays 4:00pm or Tuesdays 2:00pm or Thursdays 4:00pm.
Meet students from around the world -- further your cultural insight, build relationships, and recognize the value of our diverse campus community! Serve as an English Facilitator and assist international students with building their conversational English skills! Each week, you will participate in one-on-pairings, group activities and more! Volunteer or earn academic credit (1.3 units). For more information and how to sign up, email email@example.com.
International Studies Club
Come join discussions with peers and faculty on topics of international and global interest. Visit the Facebook page linked above for current events and activities.
iClub (International Club)
Make friends from all over the world! The International Club is a social club designed to bring together international students and domestic students through activities, events and excursions. Find details on Facebook link above.
Communication Club (conversation partners) – Now accepting applications for Spring Quarter.
Meet international students from around the world. Practice a language you are learning. Introduce an international student to American culture and help them with their English. Meet based on your own schedule. For more information, contact Communication Club at (949) 824-8530 or firstname.lastname@example.org
International Coffee Hour
Fridays, 12-1 p.m., Counseling Center, Student Services I
Co-hosted by the International Center and the Counseling Center, this is an opportunity to share culture and friendship in a casual environment. Topics of conversation are as diverse as the people who meet each week.
Distinguish Yourself at Graduation – Get a Country Sash – Order by May 9
Show your global pride at graduation and make your international experience visible! Accent your cap and gown with a Country Sash! The special discount price for UCI Students is $28. Order by May 9 at the Study Abroad Center in 1100 Student Services II. We can only accept exact cash or checks. You can check out the sashes here but be sure to order through the Study Abroad Center in order to receive the discount price.
Share Your Experience Abroad with Others
Are you tired of talking about your time abroad with friends and family and seeing their eyes glaze over? Below are some ways for you to get a captive audience and share about your experiences with people who want to hear it.