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October Activities and Events

Date & Time Description Location Link
Tues. 10/7
4 - 5pm

International Student Discussion Series:
Managing Relationships with Advisors, Professors, and Supervisors  Hosted by ISSS and CAPS

Graduate Student Center Room 305 Learn More and Register
Tues. 10/7 11am - 3pm

2014 Policy & Government Career Fair
Hosted by Career Services

Bodek Lounge, Houston Hall Learn More

Wed. 10/15
3 - 4pm

Asian America Across the Disciplines: Anthony Ocampo - The Latinization of Filipino Ethnic Identity
Hosted by Asian American Studies Program

Stiteler B26 Learn More
Wed. 10/15
6 - 8pm
"Penn Gigante"  - Student performances featuring singing, dancing and more!
Hosted by La Casa Latina
ARCH Auditorium Learn More
Thurs. 10/16 8:30am-5:15pm Conference: "The New Global South? Business, Politics and Culture in a Changing South-South Environment" Hosted by The Africa Center The Africa Center, Claudia Cohen Hall, Terrace Room Learn More

Fri. 10/17
3 - 5pm

Africa Center Open House for Graduate Students
Hosted by the Africa Center
Irvine G16 Learn More
Fri. 10/17
5 - 7pm
45th Annual International Students and Scholars
Welcome Reception
Hosted by Penn Museum’s International Classroom
Penn Museum Learn More
Tues. 10/21
4 - 5pm
International Student Discussion Series:
Career Development and Job/Internship Search
Hosted by ISSS and CAPS
Graduate Student Center Room 305 Learn More and Register

Thurs. 10/23
5 - 7:30pm

Film Screening: "Save My Seoul"
Hosted by Asian American Studies Program

JMHH F55 Learn More

Thurs. 10/23
7:30 - 9:00pm

Plotting your Career in an Uncertain World by Ramanan Raghavendran. Hosted by Penn India Association Sweeten Alumni House, 3533 Locust Walk Learn More
Fri. 10/24 - Sun. 10/26 Family Weekend at Penn Campus-wide Learn More

Sat. 10/25 
8pm

Family Performing Arts Night
Hosted by Platt Student Performing Arts House
Irvine Auditorium Learn More

Wed. 10/29
11am - 7:30pm

2014 Flu Clinic offering Flu Vaccinations
Hosted by VPUL and Student Health Services
Bodek Lounge, Houston Hall Learn More

Fri. 10/31
6:30 - 8pm

Halloween Fun Night at Graduate Student Center Graduate Student Center Learn More and Register
Fri. 10/31
5:30 - 7:30pm

First Year Fridays: Voices on Freedom and Social Justice - A GIC curated OPEN-MIC for students, Alumni and Community  Hosted by GIC
 

Greenfield Intercultural Center (GIC) Learn More
Fri. 10/31
7 - 10pm
GAPSA Halloween Happy Hour Continental Midtown, 3rd Floor, 18th and Chestnut Learn More and RSVP

November Activities and Events

Sat. 11/1
10:30am - 12pm
& 3:00 - 4:30pm

Weingarten Learning Resources Center 10th Anniversary Event! Cupcakes & Conversation
Hosted by Weingarten Learning Resources Center
In front of Stouffer Commons, Next to the Quad Learn More about WLRC

Sat. 11/1
11am - 4pm

Penn Museum World Culture Series : Day of the Dead. Free with museum admission. Penn Museum, 3260 South Street Learn More
Sat. 11/1
2 - 4pm
International Master's Alumni Panel on the U.S. Job Search  Hosted by Chinese Students Support Network (CSSN) and Career Services Claudia Cohen Hall, Room G17, 249 S 36th Street Register Here
Sun. 11/2 -
Sat. 11/8
Asian Pacific American Heritage Week - "Revolution" 2014 Various Locations Schedule of Events
Mon. 11/10
12 - 1pm
Cross-Cultural Communication Styles, Presented by Dr. Rudie Altamirano Van Pelt Library, Collaborative Classroom, Room 113 Learn More and Register
Fri. 11/21
11am - 1pm
International Education Week ELP panel discussion Towne Building, Room 311  

 

 

Fall 2014 Workshops

OPT workshops for F-1 students

International Student & Scholar Services is pleased to offer OPT workshops for F-1 students for Fall 2014.

For your convenience, we have two formats of the workshop: In-person and Webinar.

In-Person Workshops     Webinar  
Tuesday 09/16 3:00 – 4:00pm   Friday 10/03 4:00 – 5:00pm
Tuesday 09/30 12:00 – 1:00pm   Thursday 10/30  12:30 – 1:30pm
Wednesday 10/08 4:00 – 5:00pm   Thursday 11/20   12:00 – 1:00pm
Monday 10/13 12:30 – 1:30pm      
Tuesday 10/21 1:30 – 2:30pm      

Registration is required. Please click here to register for OPT workshops.

In-person workshops will be located in the conference room of ISSS (3701 Chestnut Street, Suite 1W), unless noted otherwise.

Webinar workshops are live, online workshops. After registering, the online webinar link will be sent by email before the event.

 
Workshops for Penn Department Administrators

ISSS is pleased to offer the following workshops for Penn department administrators.


Topic Date Time
Overview of Hiring Foreign Nationals Thursday 10/23  1:00 - 3:00pm
H-1B Workshop Tuesday 10/28 10:00am - 12:00pm
J-1 Scholar Workshop Wednesday 11/12  1:00 - 3:00pm

All workshops will be located in the conference room of ISSS (3701 Chestnut Street, Suite 1W) unless noted otherwise.


Registration is required. Please click here to register.