Career Series for International Students

Thursday, September 11, 2014 - 3:08pm

Attend one or all of the sessions below to find out more about searching for a job or internship in the United States.

Prepare for the Spring Job & Internship Fair
Wed., Sept. 17, 5:30 - 7:00 pm, University Capitol Centre 1117
Find out how to make a positive first-impression at the upcoming Spring Job & Internship Fair. Practice your handshake and elevator speech to use when meeting employers.

Work Visa Options after Graduation
Tue., Sept. 23, 4:00 - 5:30 pm, Iowa Theatre, IMU
Come listen to experienced lawyers talk about work visa options for international students after graduation, including OPT, H-1B.

Interviewing to Impress
Wed., Oct. 8, 5:30 - 7:00 pm, University Capitol Centre 1117
Impress the interviewer and highlight your best qualities-learn how to interview with ease. Discuss typical questions in U.S.-based interviews and practice your interviewing skills.

Job & Internship Search Strategies
Wed., Oct. 22, 5:30 - 7:00 pm, University Capitol Centre 2520D
The internship and job search can be confusing and frustrating, especially as an international student. This session will cover several strategies for locating job and internship opportunities in the United States.

Networking & Self-Marketing Skills (with student panel)
Wed., Nov. 5, 5:30 - 7:00 pm, University Capitol Centre 1117
Come for a discussion on office etiquette and professionalism, including professional correspondence, appropriate attire, and interpersonal communication.

All sessions are FREE of charge and open to all students.