Events Archive

Iowa City Foreign Relations Council Luncheon Program: Stella Burch Elias

Iowa City Foreign Relations Council Luncheon Program: Stella Burch Elias

5/11/2017 - 12:00 pm
Congregational Church
During the 2016 presidential elections, candidate Trump made immigration law and policy a cornerstone of his campaign. Since assuming office on January 10, 2017, the Trump Administration has begun a far-reaching program of immigration reforms.  The immigration policy choices that the new administration has made including those affecting refugees, asylum seekers, international students and scholars, and undocumented immigrants will have far-reaching impact in the years ahead.  There...
Survival Chinese Classes

Survival Chinese Classes

5/9/2017 - 5:30 pm
University Capitol Centre, Room 1124
Ever wanted to learn Chinese? Now's your chance! Adults and students ages 14+ are invited to sign up for “Survival Chinese” community courses with the UI Confucius Institute. The eight-week course begins March 21, 2017. The course meets weekly on Tuesdays from 5:30 – 7 p.m. in University Capitol Centre. For more information on each class and for registration dates and information, visit the...
Iowa City Foreign Relations Council Luncheon Program: Monica Correia

Iowa City Foreign Relations Council Luncheon Program: Monica Correia

5/3/2017 - 12:00 pm
Congregational Church
Monica Correia will discuss the art of designing and detail the many sources of inspiration for her work. Themes will include the intersection of art, technology, and nature. Monica will demonstrate the power that organic forms have to evoke emotions and express the ephemeral qualities of movement seen in dance, music, and nature. She will detail her creative process and how she uses computer technologies to generate her design. The artistic freedom available through design will be demonstrated...
Survival Chinese Classes

Survival Chinese Classes

5/2/2017 - 5:30 pm
University Capitol Centre, Room 1124
Ever wanted to learn Chinese? Now's your chance! Adults and students ages 14+ are invited to sign up for “Survival Chinese” community courses with the UI Confucius Institute. The eight-week course begins March 21, 2017. The course meets weekly on Tuesdays from 5:30 – 7 p.m. in University Capitol Centre. For more information on each class and for registration dates and information, visit the...
World Tai Chi and Qigong Day

World Tai Chi and Qigong Day

4/29/2017 - 9:30 am
Iowa Memorial Union (IMU), Outdoor Amphitheater; IMU Room 181 to gather at start and in case of rain
The public is invited to observe and/or participate as practitioners of Tai Chi, Qigong, and Taiji will come together as a group to demonstrate and educate about the health benefits of these activities. Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa–sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Erin Mullins in advance at erin-mullins@uiowa.edu or...
Iowa City Foreign Relations Council Luncheon Program: Keith Porter & Jen Smyser

Iowa City Foreign Relations Council Luncheon Program: Keith Porter & Jen Smyser

4/26/2017 - 12:00 pm
Congregational Church
"The International Order Under Fire: Old Problems and New Threats" The post– World War II international order has fostered ongoing cooperation and progress toward shared peace, prosperity and dignity for more than 70 years. Fault lines and fractures in the order are not new– for years rising powers have been looking for an equitable piece of the decision-making process, non-state actors have been challenging the systems in unique ways, and many states have been...
Survival Chinese Classes

Survival Chinese Classes

4/25/2017 - 5:30 pm
University Capitol Centre, Room 1124
Ever wanted to learn Chinese? Now's your chance! Adults and students ages 14+ are invited to sign up for “Survival Chinese” community courses with the UI Confucius Institute. The eight-week course begins March 21, 2017. The course meets weekly on Tuesdays from 5:30 – 7 p.m. in University Capitol Centre. For more information on each class and for registration dates and information, visit the...
Once Upon A Time: 2017 OASIS Bridging Fiesta

Once Upon A Time: 2017 OASIS Bridging Fiesta

4/22/2017 - 7:30 pm
Iowa Memorial Union (IMU), Main Lounge
Take a break from finals and join us for our annual OASIS BRIDGING FIESTA! Enjoy a fun festivity filled with food, performances, and a rich multicultural atmosphere. This year we're collaborating with Chinese Students and Scholars Association, Korean Undergrad Student Association, Persian Student Organization, and Japanese Students and Scholars Club bring a truly interactive experience.  Dress code is formal or cultural attire. Tickets for UI Students is $3 in advance and $5 at the...
Live Inspired in the Peace Corps

Live Inspired in the Peace Corps

4/20/2017 - 7:00 pm
University Capitol Centre, International Commons (Room 1117)
Serving in the Peace Corps is a great way to immerse yourself in a new culture, learn a new language, and have the experience of a lifetime. Join us at this information session to learn about volunteer experiences, have your questions answered, and gain tips to guide you through the application process. Reutrned volunteers will share their stories.  Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa–sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability...
 Iowa City Foreign Relations Council Luncheon Program: James "Woody" Watson

Iowa City Foreign Relations Council Luncheon Program: James "Woody" Watson

4/20/2017 - 12:00 pm
Congregational Church
"Culinary Nationalism: Fighting with Food" In an ever globalizing world, food still operates today as a way of expressing cultural distinction and nationalism. Through globalization, distinct culinary practices are being shared and exchanged in an international market, competing against one another.  James Watson will discuss the idea of Culinary Nationalism including the impact of rice, the global anti-GMO food movement, as well as “American” fast foods and food...
A Half-Century of Japanese Writers in Iowa

A Half-Century of Japanese Writers in Iowa

4/20/2017
UI Campus
Presented by the Japan Foundation, International Programs, and the Center for Asian and Pacific Studies, "A Half-Century of Japanese Writers in Iowa: Writing and Translating at the International Writing Program, 1967-2017," an upcoming international conference, will take place Monday, April 17 to Thursday, April 18 on the UI campus. Legendary Japanese poet Gozo Yoshimasu...
Introduction to Engaging Across Cultures

Introduction to Engaging Across Cultures

4/19/2017 - 11:30 am
University Capitol Centre, International Commons (Room 1117)
This introduction session will introduce the Engaging Across Cultures certificate program and share an overview of the international student population at the University of Iowa. Participants will have opportunity to learn about culture and the cultural adjustment experienced when living in a new culture. Participants will examine their own cultural lens and how it influences their interactions. Participants will also take part in an interactive activity demonstrating the challenges of being a...
A Half-Century of Japanese Writers in Iowa

A Half-Century of Japanese Writers in Iowa

4/19/2017
UI Campus
Presented by the Japan Foundation, International Programs, and the Center for Asian and Pacific Studies, "A Half-Century of Japanese Writers in Iowa: Writing and Translating at the International Writing Program, 1967-2017," an upcoming international conference, will take place Monday, April 17 to Thursday, April 18 on the UI campus. Legendary Japanese poet Gozo Yoshimasu...
Survival Chinese Classes

Survival Chinese Classes

4/18/2017 - 5:30 pm
University Capitol Centre, Room 1124
Ever wanted to learn Chinese? Now's your chance! Adults and students ages 14+ are invited to sign up for “Survival Chinese” community courses with the UI Confucius Institute. The eight-week course begins March 21, 2017. The course meets weekly on Tuesdays from 5:30 – 7 p.m. in University Capitol Centre. For more information on each class and for registration dates and information, visit the...
A Half-Century of Japanese Writers in Iowa

A Half-Century of Japanese Writers in Iowa

4/18/2017
UI Campus
Presented by the Japan Foundation, International Programs, and the Center for Asian and Pacific Studies, "A Half-Century of Japanese Writers in Iowa: Writing and Translating at the International Writing Program, 1967-2017," an upcoming international conference, will take place Monday, April 17 to Thursday, April 18 on the UI campus. Legendary Japanese poet Gozo Yoshimasu...
A Half-Century of Japanese Writers in Iowa

A Half-Century of Japanese Writers in Iowa

4/17/2017
UI Campus
Presented by the Japan Foundation, International Programs, and the Center for Asian and Pacific Studies, "A Half-Century of Japanese Writers in Iowa: Writing and Translating at the International Writing Program, 1967-2017," an upcoming international conference, will take place Monday, April 17 to Thursday, April 18 on the UI campus. Legendary Japanese poet Gozo Yoshimasu...
23rd Annual University of Iowa Powwow

23rd Annual University of Iowa Powwow

4/15/2017 - 11:00 am
Field House, Main Gym
The Field House will come alive in a colorful expression of song and dance on the weekend of April 15, 2017, when the students of the Native American Student Association (NASA) hold its 23rd Annual University of Iowa Powwow.  In 2015, the event featured over one hundred and fifty American Indian dancers and singers representing many different Native Nations in the United States and Canada. Powwows are social gatherings of hundreds of American Indians who follow dances started...
European Studies Group Lecture

European Studies Group Lecture

4/14/2017 - 4:00 pm
Phillips Hall, Room 315
The European Studies Group will present a guest lecture by Yasemin Mohammad on "Confronting Transnational Histories: Violence, Protests, and Migration in Aras Ören’s Unexpected Visitor" at 4 p.m. on Friday, April 14, in 315 Phillips Hall.  The event is free and open to the public. Yasemin Mohammad is an assistant professor in the UI Department of German. Her...
2017 Provost's Global Forum: Women's Health & Environment

2017 Provost's Global Forum: Women's Health & Environment

4/14/2017
University of Iowa Campus
In April, the University of Iowa will host scholars, experts, and researchers from around the world as part of the 2017 Provost’s Global Forum, "Women's Health & Environment: Going Up in Smoke.” The goal of the Provost's Global Forum is to inspire discussions of global affairs and build relationships between the university and the state of Iowa. Organizers Jerry Anthony, associate professor of urban & regional planning...
CAB: Taste of Asia

CAB: Taste of Asia

4/13/2017 - 10:00 pm
Iowa Memorial Union (IMU), 2nd Floor Ballroom
Join us in celebrating different Asian cuisines made by various student organizations and local restaurants. This event will feature food from Asian cultures to highlight the diversity here on campus, plus music and arts and crafts for guests to make and take home. Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa–sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program,...
Latin American Studies Program Lecture - Brenda Elsey

Latin American Studies Program Lecture - Brenda Elsey

4/13/2017 - 3:30 pm
Phillips Hall, Room 315
The Latin American Studies Program is excited to be hosting Dr. Brenda Elsey. Thursday, April 13th at 3:30pm, Elsey will give a lecture entitled “Saving women from themselves: Policing futebol feminino in Brazil, 1920s-1980s." This event is FREE, open to the public, and will be held in 315 Phillips Hall.
Bridging Domestic and Global Diversity Open Forum

Bridging Domestic and Global Diversity Open Forum

4/13/2017 - 3:00 pm
University Capitol Centre, International Commons (Room 1117)
The Open Forum provides an opportunity for Bridging Domestic and Global Diversity participants to become change agents to engage the campus community on diversity issues and raise awareness on these issues. Those attending the event will learn about race, gender, and religion/faith through presentations and interactive dialogues. Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa–sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a...
2017 Provost's Global Forum - Keynote presentation by Kirk Smith

2017 Provost's Global Forum - Keynote presentation by Kirk Smith

4/13/2017 - 2:15 pm
Pappajohn Business Building, W151
As part of this year's Provost's Global Forum, Kirk Smith, professor of global environmental health at University of California, Berkeley, will provide a keynote presentation on Thursday, April 13, at 2:15 p.m. in W151 Pappajohn Business Building.   Kirk Smith is Professor of Global Environmental Health and is also founder and director of the campus-wide...
Iowa City Foreign Relations Council Luncheon Program: Jerry Anthony and H.S. Udaykumar

Iowa City Foreign Relations Council Luncheon Program: Jerry Anthony and H.S. Udaykumar

4/13/2017 - 12:00 pm
Congregational Church
About one-third of the planet’s people use wood every day for fuel. Jerry Anthony and Udaykumar, along with colleagues across the University of Iowa, have been researching causes and consequences of firewood use in the developing world. This talk will focus on the many multi-disciplinary and global issues that interweave into a web of complex problems stemming from a simple act of sustenance: cooking. The daily harvesting and burning of biomass by women for cooking purposes half a world...
2017 Provost's Global Forum: Women's Health & Environment

2017 Provost's Global Forum: Women's Health & Environment

4/13/2017
University of Iowa Campus
In April, the University of Iowa will host scholars, experts, and researchers from around the world as part of the 2017 Provost’s Global Forum, "Women's Health & Environment: Going Up in Smoke.” The goal of the Provost's Global Forum is to inspire discussions of global affairs and build relationships between the university and the state of Iowa. Organizers Jerry Anthony, associate professor of urban & regional planning...
WorldCanvass: Women's Health and the Environment

WorldCanvass: Women's Health and the Environment

4/12/2017 - 7:30 pm
Voxman Music Building, Recital Hall
Cooking with firewood and other biofuels is one of the most urgent problems in the world today. It affects the health and wellbeing of those inhaling the fumes at close range, relies on increasingly scarce sources of firewood, and contributes over 20% of global black carbon emissions. The harm to individuals and the environment cannot be denied, and yet there’s little awareness of the issue among the general public. WorldCanvass host Joan Kjaer and a panel of experts drawn from multiple...
2017 Joel Barkan Memorial Lecture - Gautam Yadama

2017 Joel Barkan Memorial Lecture - Gautam Yadama

4/12/2017 - 11:00 am
Old Capitol Museum, Sentate Chamber
Presented by Gautam Yadama,  the Joel Barkan Memorial Lecture will take place on Wednesday, April 12, at 11:00 a.m. in the Senate Chamber of the Old Capitol Museum. The lecture will kick off the 2017 Provost's Global Forum, Women’s...
2017 Provost's Global Forum: Women's Health & Environment

2017 Provost's Global Forum: Women's Health & Environment

4/12/2017
University of Iowa Campus
In April, the University of Iowa will host scholars, experts, and researchers from around the world as part of the 2017 Provost’s Global Forum, "Women's Health & Environment: Going Up in Smoke.” The goal of the Provost's Global Forum is to inspire discussions of global affairs and build relationships between the university and the state of Iowa. Organizers Jerry Anthony, associate professor of urban & regional planning...
"Not Your Ordinary International Experience: SIT Study Abroad and the Peace Corps!"

"Not Your Ordinary International Experience: SIT Study Abroad and the Peace Corps!"

4/11/2017 - 6:30 pm
University Capitol Centre, International Commons (Room 1117)
The Study Abroad Office, Peace Corps, School of International Training (SIT), and International Fellowships will hold an upcoming informational session "Not Your Ordinary International Experience." This event is free and open to the...
Survival Chinese Classes

Survival Chinese Classes

4/11/2017 - 5:30 pm
University Capitol Centre, Room 1124
Ever wanted to learn Chinese? Now's your chance! Adults and students ages 14+ are invited to sign up for “Survival Chinese” community courses with the UI Confucius Institute. The eight-week course begins March 21, 2017. The course meets weekly on Tuesdays from 5:30 – 7 p.m. in University Capitol Centre. For more information on each class and for registration dates and information, visit the...
African Studies Program Lecture - Jessica Pouchet

African Studies Program Lecture - Jessica Pouchet

4/11/2017 - 11:00 am
Schaeffer Hall, Room 60
International Programs and the African Studies Program invite you to attend an upcoming event titled "Conservation and Conversation: Ethnographic Research in a Biodiversity Hotspot in Tanzania." Featuring guest speaker Jessica Pouchet from Northwestern University, this event will take place on Tuesday, April 11, 2017, from 11a.m. -12:15 p.m. in 60 Schaeffer Hall. What is it...
BGC: Developing Your Intercultural Insight

BGC: Developing Your Intercultural Insight

4/11/2017 - 10:00 am
University Capitol Centre, International Commons (Room 1117)
In this session, participants will learn about developing their intercultural insights by exploring the Intercultural Development Inventory (IDI). The IDI generates an individual profile of “worldview orientation to difference,” and is based on the research of Milton Bennett and Mitchell Hammer. Participants will need to complete the Intercultural Development Inventory (IDI) before the session. Participants will sign-up and attend a follow-up 45-minute meeting with a trained IDI...
Global Health Studies Conference - Populations on the Move

Global Health Studies Conference - Populations on the Move

4/9/2017
UI Campus
April 7-9, 2017 The world faces a huge moral, strategic, and global health imperative to address the humanitarian challenge created by over 65 million individuals displaced by violent conflict and the increasingly frequent deadly natural and environmental disasters.  Students will learn of the current global picture of who is on the move and why. Opportunities will be presented for students to respond to the ethical and legal aspects of refugee/immigrant status on a national and global...
Global Health Studies Conference - Populations on the Move

Global Health Studies Conference - Populations on the Move

4/8/2017
UI Campus
April 7-9, 2017 The world faces a huge moral, strategic, and global health imperative to address the humanitarian challenge created by over 65 million individuals displaced by violent conflict and the increasingly frequent deadly natural and environmental disasters.  Students will learn of the current global picture of who is on the move and why. Opportunities will be presented for students to respond to the ethical and legal aspects of refugee/immigrant status on a national and global...
Korean Cooking Class Series

Korean Cooking Class Series

4/7/2017 - 5:30 pm
University Capitol Centre, International Commons (Room 1117)
Do you want to try cooking Korean food? Learn about Korean culture while making Korean food at one of several cooking classes offered by the King Sejong Institute at the University of Iowa. All classes are open to the public and will focus on a different dish each time. Classes include: February 10 - spicy pork and soybean paste stew March 10 - vegetables and beef side dishes April 7 - rice cake and sweet cinnamon punch...
European Studies Group Lecture

European Studies Group Lecture

4/7/2017 - 2:30 pm
Phillips Hall, Room 315
The European Studies Group will present a guest lecture by Professor L. Elena Delgado of Grinnell College on "Public Tears and Secrets of the Heart: Populism, Secessionism, and the Question of Democratic Excess" at 2:30 p.m. on Friday, April 7, in 315 Phillips Hall.  The event is free and open to the public. L. Elena Delgado is professor of Spanish, critical theory, gender...
UI Fulbright Week - UI Fulbright Student Musicians Concert

UI Fulbright Week - UI Fulbright Student Musicians Concert

4/7/2017 - 1:15 pm
Voxman Music Building
Join International Programs for a week of events to help you learn more about the Fulbright U.S. Student Program! The third annual Fulbright Week will take place April 3-7, 2017. Each session will provide different information and will have a Q&A period. All levels of undergraduate and graduate students are welcome! UI Fulbright Student Musicians Concert Fri. April 7  |  1...
UI Fulbright Week - Fulbright Lunch & Learn with Karen Wachsmuth

UI Fulbright Week - Fulbright Lunch & Learn with Karen Wachsmuth

4/7/2017 - 12:15 pm
University Capitol Centre, International Commons (Room 1117)
Join International Programs for a week of events to help you learn more about the Fulbright U.S. Student Program! The third annual Fulbright Week will take place April 3-7, 2017. Each session will provide different information and will have a Q&A period. All levels of undergraduate and graduate students are welcome! The Fulbright Lunch & Learn Talk “...
Global Health Studies Conference - Populations on the Move

Global Health Studies Conference - Populations on the Move

4/7/2017
UI Campus
April 7-9, 2017 The world faces a huge moral, strategic, and global health imperative to address the humanitarian challenge created by over 65 million individuals displaced by violent conflict and the increasingly frequent deadly natural and environmental disasters.  Students will learn of the current global picture of who is on the move and why. Opportunities will be presented for students to respond to the ethical and legal aspects of refugee/immigrant status on a national and global...
UI Fulbright Week - Where Do I Fit in Fulbright? What’s My Identity, and How Can That Fit in My Future Plans?

UI Fulbright Week - Where Do I Fit in Fulbright? What’s My Identity, and How Can That Fit in My Future Plans?

4/6/2017 - 12:30 pm
University Capitol Centre, International Commons (Room 1117)
Join International Programs for a week of events to help you learn more about the Fulbright U.S. Student Program! The third annual Fulbright Week will take place April 3-7, 2017. Each session will provide different information and will have a Q&A period. All levels of undergraduate and graduate students are welcome! This session will feature a panel of students and UI Fulbright...
Prahlad Singh Tipyana and the Kabir Singers

Prahlad Singh Tipyana and the Kabir Singers

4/5/2017 - 7:30 pm
Voxman Music Building, Concert Hall
The UI South Asian Studies Program (SASP) will host an evening of Kabir songs by the award-winning Prahlad Singh Tipanya group. This event is free and open to the public and will be held on Wednesday, April 5, 2017, at 7:30 p.m. in the Concert Hall of the Voxman Music Building. See the event poster at https://international.uiowa.edu/sites/international.uiowa.edu/files/sasp_event_april_5.pdf...
UI Fulbright Week - UI Fulbright Alumni Share Application Tips and Stories from their Experiences Abroad

UI Fulbright Week - UI Fulbright Alumni Share Application Tips and Stories from their Experiences Abroad

4/5/2017 - 5:30 pm
University Capitol Centre, International Commons (Room 1117)
Join International Programs for a week of events to help you learn more about the Fulbright U.S. Student Program! The third annual Fulbright Week will take place April 3-7, 2017. Each session will provide different information and will have a Q&A period. All levels of undergraduate and graduate students are welcome! UI Fulbright Alumni Share Application Tips and Stories from their...
UI Fulbright Week - Brown Bag Information Session

UI Fulbright Week - Brown Bag Information Session

4/5/2017 - 12:30 pm
University Capitol Centre, International Commons (Room 1117)
Join International Programs for a week of events to help you learn more about the Fulbright U.S. Student Program! The third annual Fulbright Week will take place April 3-7, 2017. Each session will provide different information and will have a Q&A period. All levels of undergraduate and graduate students are welcome! What will I need? (for Creating Your Best “You”) *brown...
Survival Chinese Classes

Survival Chinese Classes

4/4/2017 - 5:30 pm
University Capitol Centre, Room 1124
Ever wanted to learn Chinese? Now's your chance! Adults and students ages 14+ are invited to sign up for “Survival Chinese” community courses with the UI Confucius Institute. The eight-week course begins March 21, 2017. The course meets weekly on Tuesdays from 5:30 – 7 p.m. in University Capitol Centre. For more information on each class and for registration dates and information, visit the...
UI Fulbright Week - Brown Bag Information Session

UI Fulbright Week - Brown Bag Information Session

4/4/2017 - 12:30 pm
University Capitol Centre, International Commons (Room 1117)
Join International Programs for a week of events to help you learn more about the Fulbright U.S. Student Program! The third annual Fulbright Week will take place April 3-7, 2017. Each session will provide different information and will have a Q&A period. All levels of undergraduate and graduate students are welcome! What will I need? Fulbright Application ABCs *brown bag information...
Iowa City Foreign Relations Council Luncheon Program: Howard Kerr

Iowa City Foreign Relations Council Luncheon Program: Howard Kerr

4/4/2017 - 12:00 pm
The Congregational Church
"Vietnam: 1968–1969 New Leadership, Same Stalemate" In mid-1968, President Nixon appointed Rear Admiral Elmo Zumwalt as the Commander of U.S. Naval Forces in Vietnam, with a promotion to Vice Admiral. The Navy had been in Vietnam since 1954 and this was the first Commander with a three-star rank. Howard Kerr accompanied the Admiral to Vietnam and served as his personal aide. General Creighton Abrams was the Senior Military Commander and Ellsworth Bunker was the U.S....
Career Series for International Students: From First Impression to Full-Time

Career Series for International Students: From First Impression to Full-Time

4/3/2017 - 5:30 pm
University Capitol Centre, Room 2520D
Come for a discussion on office etiquette and professionalism, including professional correspondence, appropriate attire, and interpersonal communication.
African Studies Program Lecture - Samantha Vice

African Studies Program Lecture - Samantha Vice

4/3/2017 - 3:30 pm
English-Philosophy Building, Gerber Lounge (Room 304)
UI International Programs and the African Studies Program invite you to attend an upcoming event titled “Privilege, Self-Respect and Integrity.” Featuring guest speaker Samantha Vice from the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, this event will take place on Monday, April 3, 2017, from 3:30-5 p.m. in 304 EPB (Gerber Lounge). This talk explores the possibility of...
UI Fulbright Week - Brown Bag Information Session

UI Fulbright Week - Brown Bag Information Session

4/3/2017 - 12:30 pm
University Capitol Centre, International Commons (Room 1117)
Join International Programs for a week of events to help you learn more about the Fulbright U.S. Student Program! The third annual Fulbright Week will take place April 3-7, 2017. Each session will provide different information and will have a Q&A period. All levels of undergraduate and graduate students are welcome! The Fulbright Competition Opens Today! *brown bag information...
BGC: An Introduction to Federal Regulations Affecting International Students

BGC: An Introduction to Federal Regulations Affecting International Students

4/3/2017 - 9:30 am
University Capitol Centre, 1117
Immigration laws regulate many aspects of international students' lives, including entry to the United States, the conditions under which they may remain in this country and re-enter after traveling abroad, and eligibility for immigration benefits, such as employment and extension of stay. This session will provide an introductory overview of the application and visa process, foundations of U.S. student immigration law, ISSS responsibilities to the Department of Homeland Security and to the...