OISS Events Calendar

2018 Activities and Events

The Office for International Students and Scholars regularly holds workshops, informational sessions and activities, both on and off campus, designed to educate, assist or just have fun!

Select a month to look for activities that may be of interest to you. Be sure to check back periodically for new offerings.

 

 

January

JAN 5

OPT Workshop for Bachelors, Masters and Professional Students
3:00-4:00 pm

Workshop providing an overview of Optional Practical Training (OPT). Mandatory for F-1 students to attend before applying for OPT. Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

Jan 9

OPT Workshop for Bachelors, Masters and Professional Students
4:00-5:00 pm

Workshop providing an overview of Optional Practical Training (OPT). Mandatory for F-1 students to attend before applying for OPT. Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

Jan 15

Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration Event
5:30-9:00 pm
Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

Jan 16

OPT Workshop for Bachelors, Masters and Professional Students
4:00-5:00 pm

Workshop providing an overview of Optional Practical Training (OPT). Mandatory for F-1 students to attend before applying for OPT. Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

Jan 22

OPT Workshop for PhD Students
12:00-1:00 pm

Workshop providing an overview of Optional Practical Training (OPT). Mandatory for F-1 students to attend before applying for OPT. Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

Jan 23

How to Buy a Used Car or Truck Workshop
5:00-7:00 pm
Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

Jan 27

Winter Break Ski and Sledding Trip (POSTPONED)
9:00 am-5:00 pm
Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

Jan 30

OPT Workshop for Bachelors, Masters and Professional Students
4:00-5:00 pm

Workshop providing an overview of Optional Practical Training (OPT). Mandatory for F-1 students to attend before applying for OPT. Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

February

Feb 1

American Football 101: How to Watch the Superbowl
5:30-7:00 pm
Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

Feb 2

Off Campus Safety and Security Workshop
4:00-5:00 pm
Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

FEB 7

OPT Workshop for Bachelors, Masters and Professional Students
12:00-1:00 pm

Workshop providing an overview of Optional Practical Training (OPT). Mandatory for F-1 students to attend before applying for OPT. Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

Feb 9

Kaldi’s Coffee Roastery Tour
2:00-4:00 pm
Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

FEB 12

OPT Workshop for Bachelors, Masters and Professional Students
12:00-1:00 pm

Workshop providing an overview of Optional Practical Training (OPT). Mandatory for F-1 students to attend before applying for OPT. Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

FEB 14

OPT Workshop for PhD Students
4:00-5:00 pm

Workshop providing an overview of Optional Practical Training (OPT). Mandatory for F-1 students to attend before applying for OPT. Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

FEB 15

OPT Workshop for PhD Students at the Medical School
3:30-4:30 pm

Workshop providing an overview of Optional Practical Training (OPT). Mandatory for F-1 students to attend before applying for OPT. Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

Off-Campus Work Authorization for International Undergraduates
5:00-6:00 pm

Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

FEB 16

OPT Workshop for Bachelors, Masters and Professional Students
4:00-5:00 pm

Workshop providing an overview of Optional Practical Training (OPT). Mandatory for F-1 students to attend before applying for OPT. Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

FEB 19

OPT Workshop for PhD Students
12:00-1:00 pm

Workshop providing an overview of Optional Practical Training (OPT). Mandatory for F-1 students to attend before applying for OPT. Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

FEB 20

OPT Workshop for Bachelors, Masters and Professional Students
4:00-5:00 pm

Workshop providing an overview of Optional Practical Training (OPT). Mandatory for F-1 students to attend before applying for OPT. Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

Working 101: CPT, OPT, OPT STEM Extension
5:00-6:30 pm

Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

FEB 22

OPT Workshop for Bachelors, Masters and Professional Students
12:00-1:00 pm

Workshop providing an overview of Optional Practical Training (OPT). Mandatory for F-1 students to attend before applying for OPT. Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

Lessons from a Fourth Year Med Student
5:30-7:00 pm

Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

FEB 24

Owl Prowl at the World Bird Sanctuary
6:00-10:00 pm

Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

FEB 28

OPT Workshop for Bachelors, Masters and Professional Students
12:00-1:00 pm

Workshop providing an overview of Optional Practical Training (OPT). Mandatory for F-1 students to attend before applying for OPT. Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

March

MAR 2

OPT Workshop for Bachelors, Masters and Professional Students
4:00-5:00 pm

Workshop providing an overview of Optional Practical Training (OPT). Mandatory for F-1 students to attend before applying for OPT. Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

MAR 5

OPT Workshop for Bachelors, Masters and Professional Students
12:00-1:00 pm

Workshop providing an overview of Optional Practical Training (OPT). Mandatory for F-1 students to attend before applying for OPT. Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

MAR 7

March Madness 101
5:00-7:00 pm

Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

MAR 8

H-1B Information Session
11:00 am-12:00 pm

Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

MAR 12

Spring Break Hiking Trip
11:00 am-12:00 pm

Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

MAR 13

OPT Workshop for Bachelors, Masters and Professional Students
4:00-5:00 pm

Workshop providing an overview of Optional Practical Training (OPT). Mandatory for F-1 students to attend before applying for OPT. Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

MAR 19

OPT Workshop for PhD Students
12:00-1:00 pm

Workshop providing an overview of Optional Practical Training (OPT). Mandatory for F-1 students to attend before applying for OPT. Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

MAR 20

OPT Workshop for Bachelors, Masters and Professional Students
4:00-5:00 pm

Workshop providing an overview of Optional Practical Training (OPT). Mandatory for F-1 students to attend before applying for OPT. Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

MAR 22

OPT Workshop for PhD Students at the Medical Campus
3:30-4:30 pm

Workshop providing an overview of Optional Practical Training (OPT). Mandatory for F-1 students to attend before applying for OPT. Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

MAR 26

OPT Workshop for Bachelors, Masters and Professional Students
12:00-1:00 pm

Workshop providing an overview of Optional Practical Training (OPT). Mandatory for F-1 students to attend before applying for OPT. Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

MAR 31

South Grand Tour: Compton Hill Water Tower Climb
5:00-9:00 pm

Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

April

APR 3

OPT Workshop for Bachelors, Masters and Professional Students
4:00-5:00 pm

Workshop providing an overview of Optional Practical Training (OPT). Mandatory for F-1 students to attend before applying for OPT. Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

APR 7

Frank Lloyd Wright House Tour
9:00 am-12:00 pm

Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

APR 11

OPT Workshop for Bachelors, Masters and Professional Students
12:00-1:00 pm

Workshop providing an overview of Optional Practical Training (OPT). Mandatory for F-1 students to attend before applying for OPT. Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

APR 16

OPT Workshop for Bachelors, Masters and Professional Students
12:00-1:00 pm
Workshop providing an overview of Optional Practical Training (OPT). Mandatory for F-1 students to attend before applying for OPT. Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

APR 24

OPT Workshop for Bachelors, Masters and Professional Students
4:00-5:00 pm

Workshop providing an overview of Optional Practical Training (OPT). Mandatory for F-1 students to attend before applying for OPT. Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

APR 26

OPT Workshop for PhD Students at the Medical Campus
3:30-4:30 pm
Workshop providing an overview of Optional Practical Training (OPT). Mandatory for F-1 students to attend before applying for OPT. Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

May

May 2

OPT Workshop for Bachelors, Masters and Professional Students
12:00-1:00 pm

Workshop providing an overview of Optional Practical Training (OPT). Mandatory for F-1 students to attend before applying for OPT. Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

May 7

OPT Workshop for PhD Students
12:00-1:00 pm

Workshop providing an overview of Optional Practical Training (OPT). Mandatory for F-1 students to attend before applying for OPT. Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

MAY 9

J-1 Scholar Happy Hour
4:00-5:30 pm
Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

May 15

OPT Workshop for Bachelors, Masters and Professional Students
4:00-5:00 pm

Workshop providing an overview of Optional Practical Training (OPT). Mandatory for F-1 students to attend before applying for OPT. Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

May 18

Commencement

May 23

OPT Workshop for Bachelors, Masters and Professional Students
12:00-1:00 pm

Workshop providing an overview of Optional Practical Training (OPT). Mandatory for F-1 students to attend before applying for OPT. Event information and registration through Eventbrite.

May 29

OPT Workshop for Bachelors, Masters and Professional Students
4:00-5:00 pm

Workshop providing an overview of Optional Practical Training (OPT). Mandatory for F-1 students to attend before applying for OPT. Event information and registration through Eventbrite.