Thursday, September 15, 2022
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Life in Iowa (a program designed to assist international students in adjusting to life and the academic system at the University of Iowa) invites international students to learn about time management strategies they can utilize during their job search, and get answers to questions about Curricular Practical Training (CPT) and Optional Practical Training (OPT).

Time Management During Job Search & CPT/OPT Q & A

When: Thursday, September 22, from 5:30–7:30 p.m.

Where: via Zoom

Guest speakers:

Staff Psychologist Tianyi Xie, University Counseling Service

Senior Advisor Kevin Roiseland, International Student & Scholar Services

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 Shuhui Lin in advance at or 319-335-0335.


International Programs (IP) at the University of Iowa (UI) is committed to enriching the global experience of UI students, faculty, staff, and the general public by leading efforts to promote internationally oriented teaching, research, creative work, and community engagement.  IP provides support for international students and scholars, administers scholarships and assistance for students who study, intern, or do research abroad, and provides funding opportunities and grant-writing assistance for faculty engaged in international research. IP shares their stories through various media, and by hosting multiple public engagement activities each year.