Upcoming Events

JAN
27

Interviewing Skills Workshop

Date: Tuesday, January 27, 2015
Time: 12:15 PM - 12:45 PM
Where: Downtown Campus - Room: Calgary

This workshop will prepare you for a successful job interview! Attend and learn about and job search strategies, tools and resources, and how to interview effectively. Lots of practical tips that will help you to land the employment you want.

JAN
27

Presentation Workshop

Date: Tuesday, January 27, 2015
Time: 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Where: Downtown Campus - Room: Calgary

Learn how to prepare a successful five minute presentation! Workshop provided by ISO.

JAN
28

OPT Workshop

Date: Wednesday, January 28, 2015
Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Downtown Campus - Room: Edmonton

Come and have your questions answered about Optional Practical Training (OPT) and fill out the required OPT forms.

JAN
30

International Cultural Festival

Date: Friday, January 30, 2015
Time: 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Downtown Campus - Atrium

Join the CityU International Cultural Festival! See the performances of CityU students representing their countries! Wear your national costume if you have one and consider representing your country as well! We hope to see you there!

JAN
31

Snow Tubing

Date: Saturday, January 31, 2015
Time: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Where: Snoqualmie Summit

Let’s visit the snowy Snoqualmie Pass for some fun in the snow! If you don’t know what tubing is – it is a lot of fun going down the slopes on giant tubes. We hope you can join in on this unique experience! SIGN UP DEADLINE: January 20

FEB
3

LinkedIn Career Workshop

Date: Tuesday, February 3, 2015
Time: 12:15 PM - 12:45 PM
Where: Downtown Campus - Room: Calgary

It is just as important to have a LinkedIn profile as it is a resume to find a job, so come and learn all about creating an effective LinkedIn profile! Information and tips provided by CityU Career Center!

FEB
10

Internships Workshop

Date: Tuesday, February 10, 2015
Time: 12:15 PM - 12:45 PM
Where: Downtown Campus - Room: Calgary

Internships are very important to learning skills and getting a real job experience which will be valuable in launching your career! Information on why, how and where to look and obtain an internship positions provided by CityU Career Center!

FEB
10

Culture Shock & Reentry

Date: Tuesday, February 10, 2015
Time: 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Where: Downtown Campus - Room: Calgary

Discuss your experiences as an international student with ISO staff and fellow students! We’ll cover the natural stages of cultural adjustment and what to expect when you go back home. Workshop provided by ISO.

FEB
11

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Date: Wednesday, February 11, 2015
Time: 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: South Lake Union

At the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Visitor Center, you’ll find stories of work that is improving lives, from Seattle to South Africa. Join the mentors to learn about the remarkable work of this foundation!

FEB
19

Coffee Hour

Date: Thursday, February 19, 2015
Time: 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
Where: CityU Library

Join us for a quarterly get together that features one of the countries our students and staff come from! Come and meet other students and CityU staff + learn some interesting facts about the country they represent.

FEB
27

Movie Night

Date: Friday, February 27, 2015
Time: 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Downtown Seattle

The international student mentors will be taking you out to see a movie in one of the downtown Seattle movie theatres! Movie selection on the demand of majority! Don’t miss out on a fun night in the town!

MAR
7

Argosy Seattle Harbor Cruise

Date: Saturday, March 7, 2015
Time: 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Where: Seattle Waterfront

Join us on this 1 hour narrated sightseeing cruise for an opportunity to see the Seattle skyline from the Puget Sound! Pack your camera, learn more about Seattle and secure some beautiful pictures of the city, Space Needle and Mt. Rainier!

MAR
18

OPT Workshop

Date: Wednesday, March 18, 2015
Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Downtown Campus - Room: Calgary

Come and have your questions answered about Optional Practical Training (OPT) and fill out the required OPT forms.