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The International Students and Scholars Center hopes you can join us this week for engaging events. Take a look at what’s happening from March 28 through April 4 at Arizona State University. The events are listed in Arizona time. but you are encouraged to attend no matter where you’re located. For all Zoom events, you will need to register using your ASU email address.


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Global Professional Preparation Academy - Sponsor Student OPT/CPT Job Searching
Thursday, March 28
2 - 3 p.m.
Join via Zoom.

This workshop is designed for sponsored students seeking opportunities for CPT and OPT internships. Through interactive sessions, participants will learn effective job search strategies, resume and cover letter writing tips, interview preparation, and networking techniques.


Global Connect
Thursday, March 28
4 - 5 p.m.
SSV Amphitheater, Tempe campus.

Global Connect is a part of the ISSC Connect Series, offering an inclusive platform for individuals to unite as global citizens, exchange knowledge, share opportunities, immerse in diverse global cultures, forge connections, and foster lifelong friendships. Our mission is to enrich the student experience through global connections. This event is open to everyone.


Immigration Series: STEM OPT Mandatory Reporting
Thursday, March 28
5 - 5:30 p.m.
Join via Zoom.

The STEM Extension has complex regulations that you must adhere to in order to remain compliant with the terms of your F-1 status. If you have plans for future U.S. non-immigrant benefits such as H-1B, it is imperative that you do not miss any of your reporting deadlines. Let us guide you through maintaining your status while you are authorized for the STEM Extension.


Global Friends
Friday, March 29
11 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Multicultural Communities of Excellence, Student Pavilion, Tempe campus.

Unleash the power of global connections at our epic bi-weekly Global Friends events! Calling all international students, adventure-seeking globetrotters, and curious ASU students eager to explore different cultures. Join our lively conversation hour where cultural exchange thrives, knowledge is shared, and friendships transcend borders. Drop by one or more of our dynamic bi-weekly events, each one brimming with diverse students, exciting interests, and a whole lot of cultural awesomeness. Get ready to expand your horizons, make lifelong friends, and embark on a thrilling global journey!


Learn Arizona: Bike and Scooter!
Friday, March 29
1 - 3:30 p.m.
Meet at SSV Amphitheater, Tempe campus.

With ASU’s bike-friendly campus and Arizona’s unique biking experiences, please come to our Learn Arizona: Bike and Scooter! event to discover more about outdoor locations nearby that are ideal for biking and scooter trips. We'll be departing from campus on bikes and scooters to explore the local trails accessible right from Tempe.

We'll stick to paved paths and also highlight gravel options for those interested in further exploration. During our journey, we'll encounter some classic must-see locations, so join us as we explore trails and must-see spots in Tempe.

Please remember to bring your helmet!


Immigration Series: CPT Application Process
Monday, April 1
4 - 4:45 p.m.
Join via Zoom.

Congratulations! You've secured your internship opportunity. Now, what's next? Let the ISSC guide you through the steps of requesting your Curricular Practical Training (CPT) work authorization.


Ultimate Frisbee-飞盘大作战
Wednesday, April 3
4 - 5:30 p.m.
West Field, SDFC, Tempe campus.

Let's join the ASU Frisbee Team for a fun-filled session of ultimate frisbee. Enjoy free pizza and celebrate the arrival of the spring season! Bring along your friends and join us for an exciting game with fellow enthusiasts. Upon registration, you'll receive a confirmation email containing event specifics.


International Fashion Prom Night
Wednesday, April 3
5:30 - 8 p.m.
Senita Ballroom, Student Pavilion, Tempe campus

Do you have a passion for fashion, clothes, dancing, and cultures from around the world? If you answered yes to any of those, then come join us in celebrating International culture at our International Fashion Prom Night!

Come dressed to dance or to represent your culture or a culture you love. The night will feature everything from an International Fashion Runway to performances, all set in the enchanting theme of a fairyland garden!

Sign up to walk our runway here:

So, IGNITE the runway by showcasing your favorite cultural ensemble, or simply come to enjoy the fashion and immerse yourself in the infectious beats and global grooves, ensuring dance experiences like no other. Whether you're a salsa savant, a K-pop king or queen, or just have that universal foot-tap, there's a rhythm here just for you.


We hope to see you at one of these workshops or events!