Global Spartan Month

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We are #GlobalSpartans! Join us in celebrating international education and exchange throughout the month of April. Learn about new cultures and share about your own. Discover opportunities to study abroad. Make global connections and expand your worldview right here on campus. Global Spartan Month is for everyone, so come learn, share, and connect with our Global Spartan community!

Featured Events:

Global Spartan Photo Contest: Culture in Focus

Photo submissions due April 7, 2019. Help us select our Fan Favorite by voting on @SJSUInternationalStudents Facebook or Instagram between April 15-21, 2019. Finalists will be on display at the Global Spartan Fair on April 24, 2019. Learn more.

Adventure to Job Skill: Translating your Study Abroad Experience

April 12, 2019 | 1:30-3:00 | Clark Hall 547

Sponsored by Study Abroad & Away and the Career Center.

In this workshop, Study Abroad alumni will learn about creating accomplishment statements, highlighting their international experience and articulating those accomplishments in the elevator pitch, the resume, and the job interview. Light snacks and refreshments will be served! Learn more.

International Scholarship Reception

April 18, 2019 | 5:30-8:30 | International House

Sponsored by the I-House and International Student & Scholar Services.

Recipients of the Louie Barozzi Scholarship, International House Scholarship, San Jose-Dublin Sister Cities Program Pat McMahon Scholarship, and Bordoni Family Scholarship will be honored at our annual International Scholarship Reception. RSVP is requested by April 11.

Spotlight on Fulbright

April 23, 2019 | 11:00-1:00 | Student Union Meeting Room 4A

Sponsored by International Student & Scholar Services.

SJSU Fulbright Scholars Dr. Ling Yu (Melody) Wen of the National Changhua University of Education in Taiwan and Dr. Lela Mirtshkulava of Ivane Javakhshvili Tbilsi State University in the country of Georgia and San Diego State University Georgia, share their expansive international background (both have worked in multiple countries) and their current research in human resources management & corporate training and artificial intelligence, respectively. Refreshments will be served. Learn more about Dr. Wen and Dr. Mirtshkulava. Register for the event.

Global Spartan Fair

April 24, 2019 | 11:00-2:00 | Student Union Ballroom

Sponsored by the College of Professional and Global Education.

Expand your cultural horizons and join us in celebrating international education and exchange! Connect with opportunities to study and work abroad. Visit our interactive language & culture tables. See the world through someone else’s lens through our Culture in Focus Photo Contest display.

International Alumni Career Panel & Networking Basics

April 25, 2019 | 4:00-5:30 | BUS 032

Sponsored by the Career Center & International Student & Scholar Services.

SJSU International Alumni share their job searching and networking experiences with you! The panel will be followed by an interactive session on face-to-face networking basics. Gain valuable information and real-life practice. Register today!Read More

International Quiz & Scavenger Hunt

April 26, 2019 | 12:30-4:30 | I-House

Sponsored by the I-House.

I-Quiz is a trivia event for SJSU students. Students can come on their own or form a team of no more than 8. Teams will compete for prizes and answer questions from around the world in different categories like sports, history, etc. One of the categories is a special scavenger hunt which will take students into the city of San Jose. Food will be provided for all participants. Read More.

Bollywood Movie Night

April 29, 2019 | 6:00-8:00 | Student Union Theater

Sponsored by International Student & Scholar Services and MOSAIC.

ISSS and MOSAIC invite you to join us in celebrating APIDA Heritage Month and Global Spartan Month in April with the fun, Bollywood film, English Vinglish! Admission is FREE, so come and join us!

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