Tuesday, October 6, 2009

Study & Intern Abroad Fair

Today, Tuesday, October 6, the Haenicke Institute is hosting its annual Study & Intern Abroad Fair from 4 to 7 p.m. in the Bernhard Center's South Ballroom. The Fair provides attendees the opportunity to speak with WMU students who have studied and interned abroad, WMU professors who coordinate programs and courses around the world, and study abroad advisors from the Haenicke Institute. Also on hand will be representatives from non-WMU organizations promoting more than 100 study and work programs conducted worldwide. Additionally, the Fair will include:
--Expanded opportunities for overseas internships due to broader collaboration with WMU’s Career and Student Employment Services.
--Presentation of two informational sessions: Intern Abroad for Academic Credit from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m., and the Study Abroad 101 panel discussion from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. with financial aid staff members and students who have previously studied abroad.
--Prize giveaways hosted by STA Travel-a three-week Eurail pass and two international cell phones. STA is one of the largest student travel organizations in the world.
--A free pop and slice of pizza, while supplies last.

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