September 22, 2017, 9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. College of Education, Miller Hall 212
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9:30 - 10:00 Welcome Activity
10:00 - 10:20 Introductions and Campus Resources
10:20 - 11:20 Adjusting to Academic Culture
An interactive presentation addressing topics such as transitioning to a new academic culture, academic expectations and ethical concerns
11:25 - 11:55 Faculty Advisor Relationship at the COE
Faculty and student panel discussion on tips for developing a relationships with your faculty advisor, language barriers and other issues
12:00 - 1:00 Lunch
1:00 - 1:40 Funding & Internship Opportunities Panel
Securing funding and finding internship opportunities can be challenging in the College of Education. Hear about resources that are available to you and from current international students who have searched and secured funding.
1:40 - 2:00 The College of Education and its mission
In this session, we will talk about the mission of our College of Education and the issues our students and faculty do through research and discussions
2:00 - 2:25 Building communities: a personal story
A student shares their experience creating a community within the College of Education as an international student
In addition to this orientation, new incoming, international students are highly encouraged to attend other events sponsored by the College of Education, such as All New Graduate Student Orientation and the New Student Reception. International Students are also highly encouraged to attend the events hosted by University of Washington's FIUTS organization where you will connect with other international students, and receive several resources at the university.