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Annual Meeting 2017

One To World Annual Meeting 2017

Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017

Kimmel Center, NYU

60 Washington Sq. South, New York City, NY 10012

40 Years and Counting

10:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m, Room #914.

Description: 

In 2017, One To World celebrates 40 years of bringing together international education professionals and serving your international students. We are proud to have members from the greater New York area who have played a significant role in the growth and development of the field. 

As the field continues to grow and evolve,  we want to reflect on OTW's dynamic past, while simultaneously surveying the current landscape, challenges and opportunities, along with our future direction. We seek to examine OTW's mission, which promotes international understanding, cultural diversity, and inclusiveness at home and abroad.  Panelists will have a chance to reflect on some remarkable past achievements and explore what the future may bring.  Please join us and share your stories on this journey!

Panelists:

  • - Elizabeth Gill, Montclair State University
  • - Eugene Goldstein, Goldstein and Cheung LLP
  • - June Sadowski Devarez, IETS
  • - Marion Boultbee, Teachers College, Columbia University (retired)

Moderator: Mariam Assefa, WES

After the meeting, you are invited to join us for WES Workshop: International Students' Career Perspectives and Outcomes  

RSVP is Required. Deadline is Oct. 2nd


 

WES Workshop: 

International Students' Career Perspectives and Outcomes

12:00 p.m - 1:00 p.m. Room #912

Description:

Career prospects have become an increasingly valuable factor in international students' educational decision-making. To attract and enroll more international students at both undergraduate and graduate levels, it is important for higher education institutions to understand the career perspectives and employment outcomes for these students.

This free workshop will provide an exclusive first glance at the latest WES Research report on employment outcomes, which is based upon the responses of over 2,000 U.S.-educated international students and recent alumni. This report expands the scope of last year's WES Research report, Career Services for International Students: Fulfilling High Expectations, which identified the essential role that career services play in international enrollment. (The full report will be available for free download on October 10th, 2017 at www.wenr.wes.org.)

This interactive workshop will start with a presentation outlining the key research findings of the report, which will be followed by insights from institutional panelists, who will share the ways in which they are improving their international students' career prospects and employment outcomes. Afterwards, attendees will share their perspectives, challenges, and strategies through a roundtable discussion with their fellow professionals in International Admission/Enrollment Management, International Students and Scholars Services, and Career Services. Actionable recommendations, effective practices, and future steps will also be addressed.

Learning Objectives:

  • - Understand international students' experience with career services and their employment outcomes.
  • - Exchange opinions and ideas on your institutions' challenges, demands, and needs for data and best practices regarding employment outcomes for international students.
  • - Identify effective and targeted services that align with the career prospects of international students, and explore additional strategies for improving international students' career-related experiences. 

Panalists:

  • -Paola M. Dominguez
  • International Career Development Specialist, University Career Services, New Brunswick | Rutgers, The State University Of New Jersey
  • -Joanne Garcé-Rodríguez
  • Senior Associate Director of Multicultural & Global Programs | New York University

Target Audience: International Admissions/Enrollment Management, ISSS and Career Services professionals, at both undergraduate and graduate levels

RSVP is Required. Deadline is September 22

 

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