International Students: Learn about a research opportunity, September 16

Posted by on Sep 14, 2020 in Events, International Students, Opportunities, Research | 0 comments

FURI information session for international students, September 16

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Attend a special information session about the Fulton Undergraduate Research Initiative, or FURI (pronounced like “fury”) for international students! Join and learn how to get started, find research opportunities and more on the FURI website.

Research Initiative for International Students information session
Wednesday, September 16, 2020
1–2:30 p.m.
Register to attend
Attend on Zoom

What is FURI?
The Fulton Undergraduate Research Initiative is designed to enhance your engineering and technical undergraduate curriculum by providing hands-on lab experience.

Why should I do it?
Having research experience will improve your engineering knowledge and add value to your resume and increase your opportunity to find a job.

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International students: Get answers to your questions, September 10

Posted by on Sep 8, 2020 in Events, Fulton Schools, International Students |

International student questions workshop September 10, 2020

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If you have questions regarding your academic standing or immigration status, please attend this workshop to get answers, share your concerns and get information from our international student support specialist, Ban Faris.

International Students: How can I help you?
Thursday, September 10, 2020
1–2 p.m.
Register for this event and attend on Zoom

Bring your questions and join us at this virtual event!

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International students: Attend a Career Fair prep session, September 8

Posted by on Aug 28, 2020 in Career, Events, International Students |

Did you know that September and October are the most intense hiring season? That is true for both summer internships and full-time positions.

The Fulton Schools is offering a special presentation Career Fair Prep Session for International Students — OPT and CPT Overview to help you prepare!

The Fulton Schools is offering a special presentation for international students on CPT and OPT to help them prepare for the Career Fair. The following topics will be covered. You may stay for everything or just the sessions you are interested in.

Learn resume basics, career fair tips and more so you are ready to get the internship/job you want through the career events this fall!

Tuesday, September 8, 2020
3–5 p.m.
Reserve your spot today!
Join us via Zoom

Schedule:

3 p.m. — Create your technical resume
3:30 p.m. — Career Fair Strategies and Career Fair Plus App
4 p.m. — Job Search: Handshake, LinkedIn, student orgs and more
4:20 p.m. — CPT and OPT Overview
4:45 p.m. — Questions and answers

 

Questions? Contact Ban Faris at ban.faris@asu.edu.

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International students: Attend a Career Fair prep session, August 31

Posted by on Aug 28, 2020 in Career, Events, International Students |

Did you know that September and October are the most intense hiring season? That is true for both summer internships and full-time positions.

The Fulton Schools is offering a special presentation Career Fair Prep Session for International Students — OPT and CPT Overview to help you prepare!

Learn resume basics, career fair tips and more so you are ready to get the internship/job you want through the career events this fall!

Monday, August 31, 2020
10 a.m.–noon
Reserve your spot today!
Join us via Zoom

Schedule:

10 a.m. — Create your technical resume
10:30 a.m. — Career Fair Strategies and Career Fair Plus App
11 a.m. — Job Search: Handshake, LinkedIn, student orgs and more
11:20 a.m. — CPT and OPT Overview
11:45 a.m. — Questions and answers

Questions? Contact Ban Faris at ban.faris@asu.edu.

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Got a new venture? Apply for ASU Innovation Open to earn up to $100k in funding by October 31

Posted by on Aug 25, 2020 in Competitions, Events, Features, Graduate Students, International Students, Opportunities, Students, Transfer Students |

Calling all student entrepreneurs! ASU Innovation Open, is awarding more than $300,000 to the top student ventures. offering cutting-edge hardware solutions, IoT innovations, and social equity enterprises. On Friday, February 5, 2021, the world’s top student ventures can compete to win grand prizes up to $100k.

ASU Innovation Open, or ASUio, was designed to fuel multidisciplinary teams of collegiate founders to harness the power of entrepreneurship to tackle the world’s most challenging problems. Our competition values university-supported technologies and the scientists, artists, engineers, enterprisers and designers who develop them. We view collegiate entrepreneurs as elite athletes who must demonstrate perseverance, hustle and teamwork to change the world. And that’s exactly what they’re doing. 

 Past ASUio competitors have gone on to secure hundreds of thousands of dollars in additional funding. Many have established lasting relationships with ASUio judges, industry leaders and competition sponsors who have helped them develop new ideas and channel resources to support their ventures.  

But to win, you have to apply! This is your opportunity to be mentored by industry leaders, network with entrepreneurially-minded peers from around the world and be part of a community of innovative thinkers making their mark in tech.

Apply by Saturday, October 31, 2020!

Visit asu.io for more information.

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Fulton Schools Tutoring Centers open August 24

Posted by on Aug 12, 2020 in Incoming students, International Students, Resources, Students, Transfer Students |

Student looks at laptop

Starting Monday, August 24, 2020, you can look to the Fulton Schools Tutoring Center for course support in-person or online from wherever you are studying!

Come meet with current ASU students who have excelled in the same classes you are taking for support. You can view tutor schedules, see locations and log-on by visiting the Fulton Schools Tutoring Centers website.

You can also follow us on Facebook and Instagram for news and updates on the Fulton Schools Tutoring Centers.

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Daily health check a part of ASU’s Community of Care

Posted by on Aug 11, 2020 in Announcements, Graduate Students, Incoming students, International Students, Students, Transfer Students |

Students on campus wearing face masks.

As a part of ASU’s proactive measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 and promote well-being across the community, all students will be asked to “check in” on their health on a daily basis, beginning Monday, August 17, 2020. Find out more about what the daily health check entails.

Learn more about ASU’s coronavirus FAQs and Fall 2020 plans.

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Career Options for International Students: Navigating Visa Insights and Job Searching, August 4

Posted by on Jul 30, 2020 in Events, International Students |

This Virtual workshop, hosted by ASU Career & Professional Development Services will cover topics include an overview of work authorization options for F1 students, tools for researching visa sponsorship, impact of COVID-19 on employment of international students, and developing a pitchfork approach for job searching in the U.S., or other countries, followed by Q&A session.

Career Options for International Students: Navigating Visa Insights and Job Searching
Tuesday, August 4, 2020
10–11 a.m. AZ time (MST)
Register to attend this Zoom webinar

The speaker for this session is Breanne Lott, Global Career Initiatives Coordinator in Career & Professional Development Service at ASU. This webinar is a part of career development initiatives by SMS-GSC (School of Molecular Sciences-Graduate Student Council) in collaboration with ASU Career & Professional Development Services.

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