Just for Our International Students – November Newsletter

NOVEMBER 2021 EDITION—READ ON!

We’re nearing the end of Fall 2021! There are still lots to do before December—so read on and schedule an appointment with UCS career coaches so you can stay on track!

INTERESTED IN GLOBAL CAREERS? CHECK OUT “LAND AN INTERNATIONAL JOB WITHOUT GETTING OFF YOUR COUCH” WORKSHOP

Attend IU International Education Week’s virtual career event “Land an International Job without Getting Off Your Couch” on Friday, November 12, 10a.m. – 11:30a.m. EST to network with three IU alumni with global experiences, learn about international opportunities from a global career expert, and get to know about IU’s five Global Gateway Offices that serve as in-country links between IU and international destinations/opportunities!

JOB/INTERNSHIP SEARCH IN THE U.S. AND BEYOND

Interested in jobs and internships in the U.S. and globally? It’s free to use Passport Career and Lockin China as a Kelley student to do your own search.

REPORT YOUR INTERNSHIP/FULL-TIME/GRADUATE SCHOOL OFFER AND GET “KELLEY HIRED” GIFT!

CONGRATULATIONS on your internship, full-time job, or decision to go to graduate school! Report your offer on our website and stop by our Prebys Career Center to receive a free Kelley Hired t-shirt, cap, or bistro mug! Don’t forget to post it on social media and tag @KelleyUCS #KelleyHired

FAKE COMPANIES! BEWARE!

We have been receiving an increasing number of students reporting FAKE COMPANIES! Please be very cautious when applying to job postings online. NEVER send money or provide personal information to a potential employer and report possible scams to KelleyUCS@iu.edu. If you suspect something is fraudulent, DO NOT RESPOND. Check out this resource that provides key tips and “red flags” to help you conduct a safer job search and protect your identity!

 HAVE QUESTIONS? WE’RE HERE! ONE-ON-ONE COACHING AND DROP-IN COACHING AVAILABLE

We know you’ll have a lot of questions during the first few weeks of classes, so we’re here for YOU! We’re here for one-on-one coaching and no-appointment-needed drop-in coaching! Make your one-on-one coaching appointments on Handshake (for in-person or virtual appointments) and for drop-ins, just stop by our Prebys Career Center lobby Monday through Friday, 10a.m. – 3p.m. 

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