GLOBAL OPPORTUNITIES EXPOS

October 14th & 15th, 2104
February 9th & 10th, 2015

UAA's Office of International & Intercultural Affairs organizes the Global Opportunities Expo to encourage you to explore the connections between study abroad, academic programs, and international internships and careers. Chat one on one with individuals from a variety of organizations. Come learn about exciting academic, intensive language, internship, and service learning programs in over 60 countries!

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Note to Education Abroad Program Providers:  UAA's Expos are by invitation only.  They are open only to UAA education abroad affiliates and exchange partners.   


 

Fall Global Opportunities Expo                                          October 14 & 15, 2014

GLOBAL OPPORTUNITIES EXPO "SIGNATURE EVENT"
Wednesday, October 15, 10:00 a.m. –2:00 p.m.

Explore the intersection of study abroad + academic opportunities + international career and internships.  Drop by any time between 10:00 a.m. –2:00 p.m. to talk with:

  • Representatives from five of UAA's study abroad affiliate programs
  • UAA Languages Department (ask about majoring or minoring in a language, career paths, graduate study, and more)
  • Peace Corps (serve abroad…with the option of earning a master's degree!)
  • Japan Exchange and Teaching program (teach English as a second language in Japan)
  • UAA Career Services Center
  • UAA Confucius Institute (promoting Chinese language and culture)
  • Alaska World Affairs Council (special opportunity for UAA students to hear their great luncheon speakers free of charge!)
  • UAA Honors College (prestigious scholarships, fellowships, and grants for international study and research)
  • A Student Information Advisor (ask your financial aid questions)
  • The Education Abroad Coordinator from the Office of International and Intercultural Affairs

Take full advantage of the Expo by also participating in the special topics sessions and "study abroad only" fairs on Tuesday and Wednesday, October 14 & 15, and please join the fun at the Language Games & Pizza Night event, Tuesday evening.

SPECIAL TOPICS SESSIONS
LANGUAGE GAMES & PIZZA NIGHT

"Destination Ghana & Beyond"
Tuesday, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m., Multicultural Center, RH 106

"Alaska Native Students...Where will you go?!
Tuesday, 2:30 - 3:30 p.m., ESH 209

"Study Abroad with Semester at Sea"
Tuesday, 4:00 - 4:45 p.m., SMH 108

Language Games & Pizza
Tuesday, 8:00 - 10:00 p.m., Gorsuch Commons 106 (campus housing)

"Funding Your Study Abroad Experience"
Wednesday, 2:30 - 3:30 p.m., SU Student Lounge (2nd Floor)

"STUDY ABROAD ONLY"
Tuesday, 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Lucy Cuddy Center
Tuesday, 5:30 - 8:00 p.m., Gorsuch Commons Hall (campus housing)