This summer, The Career Center will hold an interactive career program dedicated to help incoming international transfer students to increase career readiness before Fall 2016 starts! The Career Readiness for International Transfer Students (CRITS) program will offer you useful career-related resources and practices to help you get from where you are to where you want to be. Please join CRITS to learn more about how to become a more competitive internship candidate before attending Fall 2016 career fairs. You need to attend all the 4 sessions.
· Time: Tuesday, August 2 – Friday, August 5 (4 days), from 2-4pm
· Location: The Career Center Conference Room, 715 S. Wright St. Champaign
o Session 1 (August 2): Introduction to international student career development + Resume building 1
o Session 2 (August 3): Self-branding – resume, LinkedIn, small talks and elevator pitch + Resume building 2
o Session 3 (August 4):Resources for job search (including I-Link) and skill development + Resume building 3
o Session 4 (August 5):Elevator Pitch and Resume Party
This program is co-sponsored by New Student Programs. The sign up link will be closed once seats are filled. Sign Up: https://illinois.edu/fb/sec/4399501. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
GLOBE (Global Leaders Orange and Blue Engagement) applications for the Fall 2016 cohort is now live!
Globe connects experienced domestic and international students with new international students and teams them up in small groups to participate in various activities and events on campus. Office of Inclusion and Intercultural Relations provides students opportunities to network and develop leadership skills, and “help all students develop global awareness and cultural competency,” as outlined in the strategic plan of the University of Illinois. Sign up for those interested in becoming a member on the following link: https://oiir.illinois.edu/programs/international-education/globe