Throughout the year, the OSDI hosts a series of workshops, seminars, and events targeted to our prospective and current students. These activities vary from professional or academic development to community building and personal support. 

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Find everything you need to know about life as an international student at College of Education, UW.

2020-2021 Academic Year

Winter 2021

O S D I presents Spark Joy With OSDI. An event to help you create a productive work from home space. The event will occur on Thursday, March 4 at 7pm. Register at













OSDI presents Breaking Bread Mondays. Hours are from 6pm to 7:30pm on January 4th, January 25th, February 8th, and February 22nd. Afternoon sessions will be hosted from 12pm to 1:30pm on January 11th, February 1st, and March 1st. The zoom link to join is  What are Breaking Bread Mondays? BBM is the latest evolution of Bring Your Own Mug Wednesdays and Coffee Days. We aim to create access for students in different time zones and for those who work during the day. BBM will continue to be a space to be in community with CoE students, staff, & faculty. Bring your lunch, dinner, and/or coffee or tea and join us for engaging conversations.  This legacy program was designed as a community building space for BIPOC students, international students, and other students who identify with a historically marginalized population.














Next Generation Mentorship Program Q&A Drop-in hours. If you have questions stop by on January 27th from 12:30pm to 2:30pm or on February 1st from 8am to 10am. The zoom link to join the session is    If you are interested in applying already the links are as follows. For mentors and for mentees




















Flyer for OSDI event titled Taking a Break with OSDI: Tie Dye Edition. Description: Join us and relieve some stress by making a tie dye shirt! Kits and shirts will be provided and mailed. Date of event is February 9, 2020 at 5PM. Zoom Link: Registration link for tie dye kit is  Asynchronous participation possible, but synchronous participation is encouraged!














Flyer for OSDI's Virtual Community Dinner. Connect with College of Education students, staff, and faculty on February 22nd at 6:00pm. Dinner will be provided. Register at

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