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Celebrate and Share the MU Global Perspective

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Monday, Nov. 18

Weekly Spanish Conversation Club
12 p.m. | Main Campus, Dining Hall
Sponsored by the Center for Global Education
All levels of Spanish (non-fluent) are welcome for our weekly conversation

Curricular Practical Training (CPT) Workshop
3 p.m. | Main Campus, St. Josephs G104
Sponsored by International Student Services
This workshop is for F-1 visa holding students who are planning to register for and participate in an Internship for the Spring Semester 2014. During this session we will go over eligibility requirements for CPT, as well as the application process

Dollar Dinner: "Presentation by Study in the States student Orla Gallagher"
5 p.m. | Main Campus, Lodge

Sponsored by Campus Ministry and International Student Services
Orla will share a short history of Ireland focusing on ancient Ireland, Celtic clan, the move from Paganism to Christianity, the civil war, the peace process and modern day life in Ireland.

Tuesday, Nov. 19

UGRAD and Study in the States Student Panel
8 p.m. | Main Campus, Lodge Commuter Lounge
Sponsored by Marymount University Global Thinkers (MUGT) community
Students from Ireland, Mongolia and Guatemala will share their experience applying and participating in the short term programs. Students will share what they experienced as differences and similarities of being a university student in the US and in their home country, as well as talk about the benefits of studying abroad.

Wednesday, Nov. 20

Oxford Info Session
11:30 a.m. | Main Campus, Rowley Hall G127
Sponsored by the Center for Global Education
Study Abroad in Oxford next summer! 3.5 GPA required to apply
 
Immigration Attorney Alison Brown ESQ
12:30 p.m. | Gerard Lobby
Sponsored by International Student Services
Immigration Attorney Alison Brown ESQ will present on the H1-B non-immigrant temporary work visa, as well as other work visa options

Summer Study Abroad Info Sessions
1 p.m. | Main Campus, Rowley Hall G127
Sponsored by the Center for Global Education
Come learn about all the great MU classes abroad next summer

Girl Rising Film Screening
6:30 p.m. | Main Campus, Rowley Hall G127
Sponsored by the Sociology Program & Gender and Society Minor, CIEE
Girl Rising is a groundbreaking feature film about the strength of the human spirit and the power of education to transform societies.
The film presents the remarkable stories of nine girls around the world, told by celebrated writers and voiced by renowned actors.
We use powerful storytelling to deliver a simple, critical truth: Educate Girls and you will Change the World.

The Convo
9:30 p.m. | Main Campus, Reinsch Library Auditorium
Sponsored by the Black Student Alliance and International Club
Join a diverse panel of students who will discuss their perspectives on similarities and differences between their cultures on a pre-determined topic. This program will incorporate questions and answers between the panelists and the audience.

Thursday, Nov. 21

Weekly French Conversation Club
11:30 a.m. | Main Campus, Gerard Dining Hall
Sponsored by the Center for Global Education
All levels of French (none- fluent) are welcome for our weekly conversation.
 
18th Annual International Thanksgiving Dinner
5 - 7 p.m. | Lee Center, Lower Level Gym
Sponsored by International Student Services, International Club, and Campus Ministry
Share a Thanksgiving meal with your Marymount family and enjoy a student led program with International flavors and traditional Thanksgiving food from Boston Market.
Proceeds from a $1 suggested donation will go to the International Student Emergency Fund
 
Kenya Program Info Session
5:30 p.m | Main Campus, Ostapanko Hall 1001
Sponsored by the Center for Global Education

Friday, Nov. 22

Cultural Presentation
5 p.m. | Main Campus, Reinsch Library Auditorium

Sponsored by the International Club and the Latino Student Association
Join the International Club and the Latino Student Association for an evening of culture food and fun!