Just for Our International Students – April Newsletter

HOW ARE YOU DOING? WE’RE HERE FOR YOU!

Happy April! Temperatures have warmed up and brighter days are ahead. Continue to read below for more career-related events and opportunities.

HAVE AN INTERNSHIP, JOB, OR GRADUATE SCHOOL LINED UP?

CONGRATULATIONS! If you haven’t already, please report your offer on our website then come by the Prebys Career Center any Friday (10a.m. – 3p.m.) to pick up your FREE “Kelley Hired” swag (choose from a t-shirt, baseball cap, or bistro mug) and show that off on social media and tag @KelleyUCS #KelleyHired

DON’T FORGET ABOUT CPT FOR YOUR INTERNSHIP IN THE U.S.

Do you have a summer internship lined up here in the U.S.? International students MUST HAVE U.S. government authorization to intern/work outside the university. The CPT process can take up to four (4) weeks! Learn more on how you can get this process started as soon as possible!

IU COLLEGE OF ARTS + SCIENCES INDIANA EMPLOYERS CAREER + INTERNSHIP FAIR

Indiana employers are still looking for talent for their full-time and internship roles! Don’t miss out and REGISTER on Handshake in advance for one-on-one sessions to meet with them and get noticed for opportunities!

LILLY DISCOVER DAY – APPLY BY APRIL 28!

Interested in networking with Lilly professionals and learning more about career opportunities? Don’t miss out on this one-day leadership development conference on May 19, 2021, to learn more about the company, network with Lilly professionals, and explore career opportunities in Finance, Procurement, Marketing, Information and Digital Solutions, and so much more! Application to participate is due on April 28.

HOLD YOUR FRIDAY! PROGRAMS JUST FOR INTL. STUDENTS—PARALLEL PLANNING: ALTERNATIVE SUMMER PLANS + INTERNATIONAL STUDENT SUCCESS STORIES

Learn about alternative summer plans—internships abroad, summer school, study abroad, summer part-time jobs, etc.—and listen in on how some international Kelley students excelled in finding their summer opportunities! Register on Handshake.

LOOKING FOR JOBS/INTERNSHIPS IN CHINA THIS SUMMER? ACCESS LOCKIN CHINA-IU PORTAL!

More global opportunities for our Kelley students! Find out about various jobs and internship positions being offered in China, as well as helpful tips to better understand the Chinese work environment, top Chinese employers, job search prep, and much more for FREE on Lockin China.

DOING YOUR OWN JOB/INTERNSHIP SEARCH?

Interested in jobs and internships in the U.S. and globally? It’s FREE to use Passport Career to look for opportunities beyond Handshake!

TUNE IN EVERY TUESDAY – “UNFILTERED CAREER SEARCH” PODCAST

Created by Kelley students for Kelley students, the “Unfiltered Career Search” podcast is available on Spotify and Apple. Your hosts and UCS Career Pear Coaches Amanda, Sabrina, and Sophie explore and share an unfiltered look into the everyday struggles of college, recruiting, and more. Here’s the QR code!

ASIAN, ASIAN AMERICAN, PACIFIC ISLANDER MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCES

We care about YOU, whatever you might be going through, there are resources to help you!

24hr Asian LifeNet Hotline

  • Call 1-877-990-8585
  • Available 24/7
  • Languages available: Cantonese, Mandarin, Japanese, Korean, Fujianese

Asian Mental Health Collective
The Asian Mental Collective aspires to make mental health easily available, approachable, and accessible to Asian communities worldwide.

HAVE CAREER-RELATED QUESTIONS? COME SEE US (VIRTUALLY, OF COURSE)!

We are virtually open to help you with all your career-related questions. Schedule an appointment directly on Handshake, drop in to the virtual front desk with no appointment between 10a.m. – 3p.m., Monday to Friday, as well as 8p.m. – 10p.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

STAFF PICKS

CPT Application Process
International Friendly Hiring List
Looking for Jobs in China? Find Opportunities, Tips, and Resources on Lockin China-IU Portal!
Global Job Search: Passport Career
IU Global Networking

By Sara Ko-Ada
Sara Ko-Ada Associate Director of International Student Services Sara Ko-Ada