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Upcoming and Recent Events

Location: Elizabeth D. Rockwell Pavilion, 2nd Floor, M.D. Anderson Library
Time: 11:30am-1:00pm
Description: Join fellow Learning Abroad alumni in sharing your experiences abroad and meet with representatives from the Peace Corps, the UH Office of Undergraduate Research, University Career Services, UH Global's Global Citizens Credential, and Learning abroad for information on where to go next after your experience abroad. Free pizza and new Learning Abroad giveaways!
Target Audience: This event is for students who have gone abroad on one of our programs.
Location: University Career Services, Student Service Center I
Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Description: Join us and University Career Services in Professional Development Week Fall 2017 where we will focus on global learning as a way to prepare for your career. Hear from students who have gone abroad for internships, service learning, and taking courses abroad and how their experience helped them in their career search.
Target Audience: Students who are interested in interning, studying, or doing service learning abroad to gain job skills for their resume and future career.
Location: Ballroom, Student Center South, 2nd floor
Time: 11:00am - 2:00pm
Description: Meet with faculty, program providers, partner universities, and other organizations to find options for Learning Abroad programs and ways to fund your experiences abroad. This will be our largest Fall Fair to date. Check back soon for a full list of UH Faculty members, affiliated program providers, exchange universities, and other on-campus and off-campus resources.
Target Audience: Students, faculty, and staff members who are interested in learning more about Learning Abroad opportunities.
Location: Skyline Room, Student Center South, 2nd floor
Time: 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Description: Learn the many opportunities available to fund your learning abroad program, including the International Education Fee Scholarship, the Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship, nationally competitive language scholarships, travel scholarships, and strategies to find specific scholarships for you and your program.
Target Audience: Students and faculty who are interested in learning more about Learning Abroad scholarship opportunities.
Location: Learning Abroad Office
Time: 12pm-1:30pm
Description: Learn about your opportunities to intern aborad for credit during the summer or semester terms! 
Our affiliated program provider ISA will lead the session and walk students through locations, credit, courses, and more! 
Target Audience: Any students intersted in going abraod! 
Location: Learning Abroad Office 
Time: Various 
Do you know you want to go abroad, but you're not sure exactly where to start? Stop by Learning Abroad 101, our new group advising sessions. During Learning Abroad 101, you will learn about: -Program types -Program terms and locations -How to search for programs -Scholarships and funding -Applying for a program -Learning Abroad registration process 
Target Audience: This event is for students who want to learn how to start the learning abroad process.
Location: Various
Time:  Various
Description: Join Learning Abroad and several other departments and student organizations for a week filled with internationally-themed festivities to celebrate International Education Week, a tradition started in 2000 that is now celebrated in over 100 countries.
Target Audience: Students, faculty, and staff who are interested in learning about other cultures and/or sharing their own. For more information, please visit the IEW page, which will update in late Summer or early Fall 2017. For now, feel free to review the 2016 schedule for now.