Oct 17, 2023

ISSS Announcements

Words Without Borders

Tue, Nov 14th, 5-6pm


International Student Career Series

Wed, Oct 18, 12:30pm


The international student career series is a group of workshops/programs facilitated and curated by professional staff that focus on specific career needs of international students. Learn more and register for events and workshops here

Our next installment is a workshop on International Student Resume Writing on Wednesday, October 18th. This workshop reviews the fundamental information that should be included, proper formatting, how to make yourself stand out, and common mistakes students make.

International Coffee Hour

Thur, Oct 19, 2:30-3:30pm

St. Mary's Hall Language House


International Coffee Hour is a great way to connect with other students/scholars (both domestic and international) and meet UMD staff and faculty while enjoying coffee, tea, and snacks! International Coffee Hour takes place Thursdays from 2:30pm - 3:30pm at various locations around our beautiful campus.

The next coffee hour this term will be Thursday, October 19th at St. Mary's Hall patio with the Language House! Click here to register for this and future coffee hours.

Planning on taking an internship/co-op this Fall term?

Are you an international student looking to intern/co-op between now and the end of Fall? The final day to request AND begin Fall 2023 Curricular Practical Training is November 1, 2023. If you are planning to participate in an internship or co-op that occurs this term, please be sure to get your request in prior to 11/01. 

Around Campus

October is LGBTQ+ History Month

View the calendar of events at stamp.umd.edu/lgbtqhm

The Counseling Center Wellness Series

Feeling stressed? Struggling with focus? Want to learn how to improve your mental health? Check out the Counseling Center’s Wellness Series! We have 16 different topics related to coping skills, relationships, academics, and more. No appointment necessary. Find details and Zoom links at counseling.umd.edu/wellness.

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