College of Design participates in International Education Week 2009

International Education Week 2009 is November 16-20 and the College of Design will be participating with students presenting their study abroad experiences. Rapson Hall students will present Monday, November 16, 2009, 12:15-1:00 p.m., 43 Rapson Hall and McNeal Hall students will present Wednesday, November 18, 2009, 10:30-11:15 a.m., 22 McNeal Hall. Topics addressed include initial hesitation about studying abroad, skills learned, and advice for other students considering an experience abroad.

Additionally a career information session for CDes international students will be held Wednesday, November 18, 2009, 12:15-1:00 p.m., 58 Rapson Hall. The focus of this session is to help international students learn about the resources available through International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS), the St. Paul Campus Career Center (SPCCC), and the College of Design College to Career Program. Learn about obtaining work related experiences, internships, and jobs. Students will also hear how international students have successfully obtained work in their field of interest and how they have connected with professionals.