Events & Interest Meetings

Fall 2013 Events

PLANNING

Study Abroad Fair - September 24th, 10:00 -2:00 @ Wheelock Rotunda

Join the annual study abroad fair on Tuesday September 24th from 10:00-2:00 in the WSC Rotunda! Stop in to check out the variety of study abroad programs offered through Puget Sound.  Program providers and former program participants will be there to answer your questions.

Brown Bag Lunch Series

  • Explore the four models of study abroad: Direct Enroll, Traditional, Internship, Research. Monday, September 16th, 12:00-1:00 @ WSC BoardRoom (108).
  • Puget Sound Spanish Study Abroad Programs: Wednesday October 2nd, 12:00-1:00 @ WSC BoardRoom (108).
  • Study Abroad in the United Kingdom: Thursday, October 17th, 12:30 - 1:30 @ WSC BoardRoom (108).
  • New Programs: Learn about the newly added programs for 2014-2015 study abroad. Wednesday, October 30th, 12:00-1:00 @ WSC BoardRoom (108).
  • LGBT: Panel discussion about LGBT experiences and issues abroad. Thursday, November 14th, 12:30-1:30 @ WSC BoardRoom (108).
  • Summer Programs: No time to study abroad during the semester? Come learn about summer programs! Wednesday, December 4th, 12:00-1:00 @ WSC BoardRoom (108).

Language/Program Specific Interest Meetings

  • German: Tuesday, October 29th, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m., Wyatt 226
  • Dijon: Wednesday, November 13th, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m, Wyatt 209
  • Oaxaca: Wednesday, December 4th, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m, Wyatt 313

Puget Sound Essay Writing Workshops

  • Wednesday, November 13 from 12:00 - 1:00 pm (informational session), Writing Center

  • Monday, November 18 from 5:00 - 6:00 pm (drafting), Writing Center
  • Tuesday, December 3 from 5:00 - 6:00 pm (peer editing workshop), Writing Center

 

BEFORE YOU GO

SPRING 2014 Pre-Departure Meetings

See schedule here

 

RETURNING STUDENTS

  • Welcome Back Celebration: Tuesday, September 10th, WSC Rotunda @ 4pm. Join fellow study abroad returnees, International Program Staff, and Puget Sound faculty for this welcome back reception.  Light hors d'oeuvres and refreshments will be served.
  • International Career Event: Resume Building & Going Abroad Again. Tuesday, September 17th, 4pm @ McCormick Room (Library 303).
  • Returnee Slideshow Event: Wednesday, October 2nd, 4 pm @ Tahoma Room in Commencement Hall. This event showcases photos from study abroad returnees.  Returnees are invited to share photos and experiences from abroad.  Contact International Programs if you want to participate in the slideshow.

 

OTHER EVENTS

International Hour

International Programs will be hosting a variety of informal international hours.  Come chat with other internationally-minded students on campus over some light refreshments.

  • Thursday, September 26th, 4pm @ Howarth 215
  • Thursday, October 31st, 4 pm @ Howarth 215
  • Thursday, November 21st, 4 pm @ Howarth 215
  • Thursday, December 12th, 4 pm @Howarth 215

International Education Week

Monday November 4 - 8. Stay tuned for more information soon!