Study Abroad Returnee Seminar – Enroll today for fall quarter!
Generation Study Abroad Ambassador Interest Meeting – RSVP today!
International Welcome (Back) Breakfast – Free Food!!
Lessons from Abroad: Study Abroad Returnee Conference
Across the Bridge Facilitator - Apply by October 7
Interested in learning how to facilitate conversations about diversity among international and domestic students? Apply to be an Across the Bridge Facilitator! You will get the chance to gain leadership and communication skills by leading small group discussions. Across the Bridge is co-sponsored by the International Center, Study Abroad Center and the Cross Cultural Center. Apply at: http://tinyurl.com/atbfacilitator
English Conversation Program Facilitator – Join now!
Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Thursdays 4pm-5pm
Meet students from around the world. Further your cultural insight, build relationships and appreciate our diverse campus community at ECP! Serve as an English Facilitator and assist international students with building their conversational English skills. Each week, you will participate in one-on-one pairings, group activities and more. Volunteer or earn academic credit (1.3 units). Sign up at www.tinyurl.com/ECPFall16 or contact email@example.com
Communication Club (conversation partners) - Join for the fall!
Be a conversation partner for a UCI Extension international student, September through early December. The Communication Club partners domestic and international students for language and cultural learning…and fun! For more information or to be matched with a partner contact Communication Club at (949) 824-8530 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP)
Get Involved in Research Workshops, multiple dates beginning September 30
Did an international topic spark your interest while abroad? Plan a faculty-mentored research project on your international area of interest and apply to be a Research Abroad Fellow. Opportunities are available to apply for research funding, for publication in the UCI Undergraduate Research Journal, and to present your research at the annual UCI Undergraduate Research Symposium. Visit the UROP website (above) for details, including workshop registration.
Civic and Community Engagement Minor – Join today!
The Civic and Community Engagement minor gives you the knowledge, skills, and values to be agents of change in “your” community - whether you see it as local or global. Learn how to effectively contribute to the mission of community organizations for social change and connect with other students like you. You can start the minor by enrolling in Introduction to Civic and Community Engagement (University Studies 10) in winter quarter. New this year in US10 you will get the opportunity to give away $50,000 to organizations you collectively decide as a class are in need and deserve the money.
UCI Global Internships Summer 2017
It’s not too early to start planning your summer abroad experience. Learn about opportunities to intern in another country or major US city including Berlin, Boston, Cape Town, Hong Kong, London, New York, Singapore, and Toronto. Gain hands on professional experience and skills in a field you’re interested while seeing the world and earning UCI units. Applications open, December 1st. For more information visit the Summer Session website. You can also join our interest list here for regular news and updates. Summer Session will also be hosting a table at the Study Abroad fair on October 20 on Ring Road!
Teach English Abroad. Prepare through UCI Extension TEFL Certificate
Information Sessions beginning Tuesday, October 4.
Teaching English abroad is a great way start a new career and gain global experience. Leverage your international experience by completing an intensive 10-week TEFL Certificate program through UCI’s Division of Continuing Education. 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: Reserve your space! Or for more information, contact Katherina Kaliszewska at email@example.com or (949) 824-9951.
U.S. Department of State Student Internship Program (unpaid) – Summer Internship Deadline Oct 14
This program offers U.S. citizen undergraduate and graduate students the opportunity to participate in 10-week, unpaid internships that provide intensive educational and professional experience within the environment of America’s principle foreign affairs agency. Internships are available at many of the over 265 U.S. embassies, consulates and missions to international organizations around the world, as well as at the Department of State in Washington, D.C. and other locations throughout the U.S. Participants gain first-hand, hands-on experience, and learn the realities of working in – and with – Foreign and Civil Service professionals who are at the forefront of America’s diplomatic efforts.
Go Abroad Fair! - You're home...now go away again!
Thursday, October 20, 10:00am-3:00pm, Ring Road (in front of the Student Center)
Discover opportunities to Study, Teach, Work, Volunteer, Intern or Research abroad! You can go anywhere in the world! Meet representatives from over 50 UC and non-UC programs abroad including graduate study and non-study opportunities (i.e. work, teaching, etc.).
Intern in Washington D.C. (UCDC) or Sacramento (UCCS)
You've been abroad - now gain hands-on experience interning in a globally-focused internship in your own backyard. 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, many more!
For more info, view the websites above, and contact us in 1100 Student Services II, firstname.lastname@example.org or 949-824-5400.
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