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Events & Outreach

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Upcoming Events

Coogs Abroad Alumni Reunion

Thursday, September 5th 11am-1pm in the E. Rockwell Pavilion of the M.D. Anderson Library

For all Coogs returning from a program abroad, or those wanting to know more about the opportunities after returning from abroad!  Meet with University Career Services about how to add your experience abroad to your resume, UH Fellowships on more opportunities abraod, and the U.S. Peace Corps about unique opportunities to serve abraod. Free pizza for those in attendance! 

Learning Abroad Fall Fair 

Thursday, September 12th 11am-2pm in the SC Houston Room

Come out to the Learning Abroad Fall Fair to meet program providers, faculty leaders, scholarship representatives, exchange partners, and learn the many opportunities for you to go abroad! Free shirts to the first 250 students and lots of free giveaways from our partners! 

Learning Abroad Scholarship Workshop

Wednesday, September 18th 10-11:30am in Learning Abroad - E. Cullen Suite 105

Want to go abroad but not sure how to afford it? Attend this scholarship workshop to learn more about scholarship opportunities that will help you on your way!  

Gilman Writing Workshop

Thursday, September 19th 2-3:30 in the UH Writing Center - CBB 238

Applying for the Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship takes two phenomenal essays, and we are here to help you make that happen! Join us as we partner with the UH Writing Center and teach you how to craft award-winning application essays and workshop your drafts with Writing Center Consultants. 

Scholarships 2.0

Tuesday, September 23rd 12:30-2pm in Learning Abroad - E. Cullen Suite 105

Now that you know what scholarships are out there, let's work on those applications! This workshop focuses on practical skills for creating a winning scholarship application and how to be strategic when applying for multiple scholarships.