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Workshops and events

October

Date Time (Arizona time) Event Register
Thursday, Oct. 1 3–4 p.m. Employment workshops: Optional Practical Training Register
Friday, Oct. 2 12–1p.m. Coffee and Conversation Register
Monday, Oct. 5 3–4 p.m. Let’s Chat: Conversation Partners Register
Tuesday, Oct. 6 3–4 p.m. Employment workshops: Optional Practical Training Register
Friday, Oct. 9 12–1 p.m. Let’s Chat: Communication Workshops: Interviewing Skills Register
Friday, Oct. 9 3–4 p.m. Coffee and Conversation Register
Monday, Oct. 12 3–4 p.m. Let’s Chat: Conversation Partners Register
Wednesday Oct. 14 12:30–1:30 p.m. Let’s Chat: Watch ‘n’ chat Register
Wednesday Oct. 14 3–4 p.m. Employment workshops: Curricular Practical Training Register
Friday, Oct. 16 8–9 a.m. Coffee and Conversation Register
Friday, Oct. 16 2–3 p.m. Let’s Chat: Communication Workshops: Working in Groups Register
Monday, Oct. 19 3–4 p.m. Let’s Chat: Conversation Partners Register
Friday, Oct. 23 8–9 a.m. Let’s Chat: Communication Workshops: Having Conversation with American Peers: Small Talk Register
Friday, Oct. 23 12–1 p.m. Let’s Chat: Lunch ‘n’ Learn: Dangerous Language: Curse Words Register
Friday, Oct. 23 3–4 p.m. Employment workshops: Optional Practical Training Register
Friday, Oct. 23 3–4 p.m. Coffee and Conversation Register
Monday, Oct. 26 3–4 p.m. Let’s Chat: Conversation Partners Register
Wednesday, Oct. 28 8–9 a.m. Let’s Chat: Communication Workshops: Presentation Skills Register
Friday, Oct. 30 2–3 p.m. Let’s Chat: Communication Workshops: Classroom Discussions Register
Friday, Oct. 30 3–4 p.m. Coffee and Conversation Register

November

Date Time (Arizona time) Event Register
Monday, Nov. 2 3–4 p.m. Let’s Chat: Conversation Partners Register
Tuesday, Nov. 3 2–3 p.m. Employment workshops: Optional Practical Training Register
Wednesday, Nov. 4 2–3 p.m. Let’s Chat: Communication Workshops:Humor and Sarcasm Register
Friday, Nov. 6 12–1p.m. Coffee and Conversation Register
Friday, Nov. 6 12–1p.m. Coffee and Conversation Register
Monday, Nov. 9 3–4 p.m. Let’s Chat: Conversation Partners Register
Tuesday, Nov. 10 2–3 p.m. Let’s Chat: Communication Workshops:Slang and Idioms 2 Register
Thursday, Nov. 12 12-1 p.m. Let’s Chat: Communication Workshops:LinkedIn & Networking Register
Thursday, Nov. 12 2–3 p.m. Employment workshops: Curricular Practical Training Register
Friday, Nov. 13 8–9 a.m. Let’s Chat: Communication Workshops:English Pronunciation Register
Friday, Nov. 13 3–4 p.m. Coffee and Conversation Register
Monday, Nov. 16 3–4 p.m. Let’s Chat: Conversation Partners Register
Friday, Nov. 20 12–1 p.m. Let’s Chat: Lunch ‘n’ Learn: Religion and Diversity in the U.S. Register
Friday, Nov. 20 2–3 p.m. Let’s Chat Communication Workshops: Having Conversations with American Peers: Small Talk. Register
Friday, Nov. 20 3–4 p.m. Coffee and Conversation Register
Friday, Nov. 20 4–5 p.m. Employment workshops: Optional Practical Training. Register
Monday, Nov. 23 3–4 p.m. Let’s Chat: Conversation Partners Register
Monday, Nov. 30 3–4 p.m. Let’s Chat: Conversation Partners Register

December

Date Time (Arizona time) Event Register
Friday, Dec. 4 3–4 p.m. Coffee and Conversation Register
Monday, Dec. 7 3–4 p.m. Let’s Chat: Conversation Partners Register
Friday, Dec. 11 3–4 p.m. Coffee and Conversation Register
Monday, Nov. 30 3–4 p.m. Let’s Chat: Conversation Partners Register

Event details

Success at ASU: A conference for international students

Success at ASU offers an opportunity for international students and scholars to come together for an afternoon and learn about all the ASU resources and departments that offer specific support services just for them. The conference will include a variety of workshops and will culminate with cultural activities. The conference is free to all ASU students and scholars. 

Friday, Sept. 11, 1–6 p.m.

Register here

Let’s Chat: English conversation partners

Let’s Chat Series

Join community members from the Tempe area for English conversation practice. Topics will be provided each week and individuals will be placed in small groups for discussion and conversation via Zoom.  Let’s Chat: English conversation partners is offered every Monday while class is in session, from 3 to 4 p.m.

Register here 

Let’s Chat: Watch ‘n’ Talk

Let’s Chat Series

Watch an episode of the TV sitcom “Friends” and learn about cultural norms and common phrases through discussion and questions via Zoom.

Register here

Let’s Chat: English conversation partners

Let’s Chat Series

Join community members from the Tempe area for English conversation practice. Topics will be provided each week and individuals will be placed in small groups for discussion and conversation via Zoom.

Register here

Let’s Chat: English conversation partners is offered every Monday while class is in session, from 3 to 4 p.m.

Let’s Chat: Lunch ‘n’ Learn

Let’s Chat Series

The Let’s Chat: Lunch ‘n’ Learn Series offers students a chance to learn about specific issues they will encounter and see in U.S. culture and society. These workshops are open to all students and take place over the lunch hour via Zoom.

Register here

Coffee and Conversation

Coffee and Conversation

Domestic and international students gather to chat and build cross-cultural connections through information sharing and games.  Visit issc.asu.edu/events for information on the weekly theme via Zoom. 

Register here

Employment workshops (CPT, OPT and Beyond OPT)

Learn about employment options beyond OPT, including H-1B and pathways to permanent residency, from local attorneys at one of these workshops.

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Global Leadership Academy

The Global Leadership Academy helps students develop into globally engaged leaders. This fall, the academy will offer three separate tracks for students to focus their learning. Each track will have virtual activities and webinars with distinguished guest speakers from different fields.

  • The Human Connection: Nonprofit and Global Change. 
  • The Economic Impact: Global Business. 
  • Working Together: Intercultural Competence.

Learn more