Learn about Boren Awards, FLAS Fellowships, Fulbright Scholarships, Schwarzman, and more awards for foreign language or international study programs at this workshop on Tuesday, November 14th from 12:00-1:00PM in 1418 Van Hise Hall.
This workshop will be facilitated by the Office of Undergraduate Academic Awards, the Institute for Regional and International Studies Awards Office, and International Academic Programs. Staff from each unit will share information about a variety of campus-wide and nationally competitive scholarships with a focus on awards for foreign language or international studies.
Pizza will be served!
The Office of Student Financial Aid is hosting FAFSA Frenzy events on Wednesdays and Fridays all across campus until the end of the semester. There will be free food at these events. The next FAFSA Frenzy will be this Wednesday (11/15) in the Health Sciences Learning Center, Room 2209.
Working on your Peace Corps application? Led by a Writing Center instructor and a returned Peace Corps volunteer, this workshop will walk you through the application process, briefly discuss the expectations of a federal résumé, and help you draw on your experiences to write an effective Peace Corps motivation statement. Sign up online.
Click here to sign up.
The Undergraduate Team of the Department of Political Science is pleased to announce the unveiling of the new Political Science Peer Advising Program.This program is designed for undergraduate Poli Sci majors, and those considering the major, to take advantage of the knowledge and expertise of experienced students. From career development opportunities to advice on which classes to take, the Peer Advising team will assist students in making the most of the Political Science major. They will hold walk-in advising hours in Room 210, North Hall. Hours are as follows:
Are you exploring major options? Thinking of adding an additional major or certificate? If you answered yes, you won’t want to miss the Majors Fair.
Tuesday, October 24
3:30-6:00 p.m. Union South
At the Majors Fair, more than 100 departments, majors, and certificate programs from all eight undergraduate schools and colleges will come together to give you the chance to “shop around” for your major. You’ll be able to ask questions of academic advisers, faculty, or other representatives from each department.
Take time to make a thoughtful decision about your major by attending the Majors Fair!
For more information go to: https://cec.ccas.wisc.edu/majors-fair/
Throughout the academic year, the Career Exploration Center (CEC) hosts a series of workshops on a variety of topics that engage students in the career development process and in choosing a major. Their workshops are interactive and involve students in activities and discussions. Reference the above flier for upcoming workshops.
Wednesday, September 27, 2017
5:00pm to 6:00pm
Join us to learn how to make the most of your language and international studies!
This event will help you navigate post-graduation decisions – we’ll talk through the career development process and break it down so that you feel confident and ready to figure out your next steps.
- What you’ll get: A helpful breakdown of the different types of international work
- A look at what past UW alumni have done after graduating with similar backgrounds
- A better understanding of your interests and strategies for success
- Information about upcoming international internships and their deadlines
Applications for the 2018 Public Policy and International Affairs(PPIA) Junior Summer Institute Program are now open, click here to apply. The deadline is November 1, 2017. This program is ideal for undergraduate college juniors who are interested in pursuing graduate school in public policy, international affairs, and law and are committed to issues affecting underrepresented communities.