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Many Study Abroad Events Planned for Fall
Below is a schedule of Fall 2013 events for students interested in studying abroad and enriching their education through off-campus experiences.
Study Abroad 101 Info Sessions
These info sessions are the first step in planning your off-campus experience. They cover all the basics in order to get the process started. Topics include:
• choosing a program
• determining eligibility
• when to go abroad
• academic policies
• application process
• financial aid
• course selection
• finding a program to fit your budget
Students only need to attend one session. 101s are mandatory for all students who are planning to study abroad. Dates for the remainder of the fall semester are as follows:
• Sept. 24
• Oct. 1
• Oct. 8 *
• Oct. 15
• Oct. 22
• Oct. 29
• Nov. 5 *
• Nov. 19
All sessions are held on Tuesdays from 12:30 to 1:15 p.m. in Auerbach 427.
* These dates have a special focus on affordable programming and how to make study abroad work with every budget!
Study Abroad Fair
Thursday, Sept. 26, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., GSU Lawn
Come learn about all the opportunities available to you! Choose from dozens of countries around the world. Earn UHart credit, fulfill degree requirements, and keep your financial aid.
Global Ambassadors Club
Thursdays, Sept. 12, Oct. 3, Nov. 14 and Dec. 5
1 to 2 p.m.
The Global Ambassadors Club brings together international and U.S. students from all backgrounds. Meetings, games and activities are held throughout the semester. Make new friends while learning about the world!
Community Service, Internships & Research Abroad
Thursday, Nov. 7, 1 to 2 p.m., A427
Come learn about opportunities to carry out community service, internships and research off-campus! Choose from dozens of countries around the world. Earn UHart credit, fulfill degree requirements and keep your financial aid.
Study Abroad Lunch with Alumni
Thursday, Nov. 21 , 1 to 2 p.m., A320
Come learn what it is REALLY like to study abroad from UHart students who have already done it! Join us for lunch and a roundtable discussion and get all your questions answered by study abroad alumni. FREE lunch will be provided.
Spanish & French Clubs
Come take a break, practice your Spanish or French conversation and make new friends! You don’t have to be fluent to join in the fun. For more information, contact the International Center.
For more information on any of these events, please contact Susan Carey in the Study Abroad Office at 860.768.5100 or firstname.lastname@example.org.